Dual Enrollment

Current high school-aged students may apply for Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) Dual Enrollment through the Dual Enrollment collaborative agreements between CCTC and the secondary institutions. Dual Enrollment occurs when a high school-aged student is enrolled in high school and college simultaneously. Dual Enrollment students may take classes at CCTC throughout the year in various formats. 

Dual Enrollment Benefits

•  Shorten the overall time spent in college
•  May improve high school GPA
•  Experience college expectations
•  Make a smooth transition from a secondary to post-secondary school
•  Potential two-year degree or certificate completed by high school graduation

Types of Dual Enrollment at CCTC

University Transfer Track
These students take two or more university core classes a semester for transfer to a four-year college after high school.

Early College
These students are degree-seeking dualenrolled students. They work to complete their Associate in Arts or Science by their high school graduation date.

Career and Technical Education (CTE)
These students seek certificates or degrees from the career and technical education programs offered at CCTC. CTE students can be workforce ready at the completion of a CTE certificate or degree.

Placement Requirements

Students have options for placing into the CCTC Dual Enrollment program.

1. Transcript Placement
2. PSAT/SAT, Pre ACT/ACT scores
3. Accuplacer Test

To learn more about placement requirements, contact the CCTC Dual Enrollment Team.