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Articulated Credit at Cleveland Community College, Shelby, NC

Articulated Credit

Through local and state articulation agreements, qualified students may be able to transfer or "articulate" high school Career - Technical Education (CTE) credits to Cleveland Community College through the Articulated Credit program.

Articulation is a systematic, seamless student transition process from secondary to postsecondary education that maximizes use of resources and minimizes content duplication. Students will make a seamless transition of identified courses from secondary to postsecondary education. The following criteria will be used to award college credit for identified high school courses:

  1. Student must enroll in a member institution of the NCCCS authorized to offer the applicable college courses within two years of their high school graduation. 
  2. High School Career Development Counselor or designee must submit Articulated Credit Approval form to Student Services for processing.
  3. Student must submit an official secondary transcript to determine the college credit to be awarded.
  4. Student must receive a grade of "B" or higher in the course AND
  5. Receive a score of “90 or higher” on the Career and Technical Education post-assessment. (This requirement will not apply to state field tests from the NC Dept. of Public Instruction OR
  6. Receive an industry recognized credential from an approved certification organization. (NCCER, Microsoft, etc. agreed upon by the College)

To receive articulated credit, students must enroll at the community college within two years of their high school graduation date. For a list of courses eligible for articulation, please click here.

For more information, contact your high school development counselor or

Information for high school CTE counselors and instructors: Please see the CCC Articulated Credit Approval Form.

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