High School Programs

About Career & College Promise

Career and College Promise offers structured opportunities for qualified Cabarrus and Rowan county high school students to dually enroll in Rowan-Cabarrus courses that provide pathways that lead to a certificate, diploma, or degree as well as provide entry-level job skills.

The program is free to all students who maintain a “B” average and meet other eligibility requirements. Eligible Cabarrus and Rowan county high school students begin earning college credit at Rowan-Cabarrus at no cost to them or their families.

Career & College Promise for High School Counselors

The three pathways include:

Career & Technical Education Pathway (CTE)

Leads to a certificate or diploma aligned with a high school career cluster.

CTE Booklet

Pre-Health Booklet

College Transfer Pathway (CTP)

Requires the completion of at least 30 semester hours of
transfer courses including English and mathematics.

CTP Booklet

Cooperative Innovative High School Programs (CIHSP)

Located on various Rowan-Cabarrus campuses & provides opportunities for students to complete an associate degree program or earn up to two years of college credit within five years.

Looking for more information?

Please complete the form below so that we may follow-up with you regarding your interest in the Rowan-Cabarrus Career & College Promise program.