Welcome to High School Connections
FTCC's summer 2015 session will run from May 26th until July 21st. Registration is now open. Students interested in taking a summer class should check first with their high school counselor for permission. Currently enrolled students can submit a drop/add form for summer; new students will be required to submit a complete enrollment packet (including transcript and test scores). Eligible students for summer classes are those who have completed 10th grade but also have not graduated prior to May 26th.
FTCC's fall 2015 session will start on August 17th for concurrent classes, and on August 25th for High School Connections classes. The last day of the fall semester will be December 12th for all classes. Registration is now open. Local public and private high school students should meet with their high school's counselor to fill out an enrollment packet for 2015-2016 (both new and returning students must submit a new, complete enrollment packet each academic year). Local home school students should make an appointment with the HSC staff after March 23rd to register for summer or fall classes. Please call 678-8542 or 678-8583, or email email@example.com, to set up your appointment.
The Fall 2015 High School Connections list of classes can be viewed by clicking "pathways and class schedule" to the left. HSC classes are denoted with a section number of 5H01, 5H02, etc. and follow the CCS calendar in terms of holidays and start date. These sections are limited to high school students ONLY and are generally offered in place of a student's afternoon high school classes.
Information Regarding Graduation 2015
Each year, students who successfully complete one of the High School Connections Career & Technical Education pathway programs are invited to participate in the college's graduation ceremony. This year's ceremony will take place on Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 6:00pm. Details about the ceremony itself and the graduation application will be shared with the HSC classes during the week of March 30th. High School Connections students do not need to submit the online graduation application. We will bring all required materials to you in class and share all the relevant information.
High School Connections Overview
Career and College Promise provides seamless dual enrollment educational opportunities for eligible North Carolina high school students in order to accelerate completion of college certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees that lead to college transfer or provide entry-level job skills. There are two ways an eligible high school student can enroll:
College Transfer Pathway
The College Transfer Pathways (CTP) are designed for high school juniors and seniors who wish to take classes for their bachelor’s degree. CTP classes will transfer seamlessly to any public or participating private college or university.
Career and Technical Education
The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Pathways are programs of study that provide high school students with the opportunity to earn a certificate in a particular career or technical field.