Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Are community colleges operating normally this fall?

The 58 colleges of the NC Community College System remain open and committed to their mission to provide high-quality, accessible educational opportunities for hundreds of thousands of people across the state. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, colleges are offering a variety of educational opportunities, including in person and online instruction. For those classes meeting in person, colleges have developed guidelines regarding social distancing, mask wearing, and increased sanitizing.

(Last updated  8/28/2020)


What should students without internet access at home do if their in-person class is shifted online?

There are a number of options available for students, and they should get in touch with their college's student services office for help with their specific situation. The Federal Communications Commission has announced the Keep Americans Connected Initiative which can make internet access more affordable for students. More information is availble at the link provided.

(Last updated 3/19/2020)


Will Career and College Promise dual enrollment classes continue?

Yes, Career and College Promise courses will continue to be offered by the colleges.

(Last updated 8/28/2020)


Are there any resources for students who are deaf?

The National Deaf Center has a website, entitled "Take Control of Your Online Learning," for deaf students. You can find it here.

(updated 4/3/20)