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About Us

Mission & History

The mission of the North Carolina Community College System is to open the door to high-quality, accessible educational opportunities that minimize barriers to post-secondary education, maximize student success, develop a globally and multi-culturally competent workforce, and improve the lives and well-being of individuals by providing...

North Carolina Community College President

Acting President Jennifer Haygood

Jennifer Haygood

On October 1, 2017, Jennifer Haygood began serving as Acting President of the NC Community College System (NCCCS). With 58 colleges located across North Carolina and nearly 700,000 students, NCCCS is the third-largest system of higher education in the United States. In addition to over 16 years of State service, she brings a strong commitment to student success, good government, and service leadership.

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