Western Piedmont Community College offers North Carolina high school students a clear path to success in college or in a career through the Career and College Promise (CCP) program.
Through a partnership between the Department of Public Instruction, the N.C. Community College System, the University of North Carolina system and many independent colleges and universities, North Carolina is helping eligible high school students to begin earning college credit at a community college campus at a minimal cost to them or their families. Three pathways offer students the opportunity to earn:
Western Piedmont offers the following pathways in Career and College Promise:
Core 44 College Transfer Pathway
Career Technical Education Pathway
Cooperative Innovative High School Programs
Cooperative Innovative High School Programs are located on college campuses, enroll 100 or fewer students per grade level, and provide opportunities for students to complete an associate degree program or earn up to two years of college credit within five years.
Eligibility requirements for Cooperative Innovative High School Programs are established jointly by local boards of education and local boards of trustees in accordance with North Carolina G.S. 115C-238.50.
The State Board of Education and the State Board of Community Colleges may waive the requirement that a Cooperative Innovative High School Program be located on the community college campus.
Western Piedmont Community College hosts the Burke Middle College on our campus.
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Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655