Catawba Valley Community College invites parents or guardians of current high school sophomores and juniors to an information session about the college’s Career & College Promise program on Thurs., March 19, and April 16, at 5:30 p.m. The sessions will be held on the Main Campus in Hickory in the Cuyler A. Dunbar Bldg., in room 582 on the fifth floor.
Career & College Promise offers qualified North Carolina high school students the option to earn college credits tuition free. Students can begin their two- or four-year college work while they are in high school allowing them to get a head start on their workplace and college preparation. For more details on state eligibility standards, visit www.careercollegenc.org/pathways.htm.
The information session will help parents and guardians learn more about how their child can qualify, the different academic credits students may earn and the academic expectations of students in a college environment.