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Articulation & Community Colleges

This statewide articulation agreement is comprised of high school CTE courses that match the knowledge and skills taught in similar community college courses. The articulation agreement ensures that if a student is proficient in their high school course, the student can receive college credit for that course at any North Carolina community college. To receive articulated credit, students must enroll at the community college within two years of their high school graduation date and meet the following criteria:

Final grade of B or higher in the course and

A score of 93 or higher on the standardized CTE postassessment

High school students who enroll in a Career and College Promise pathway may earn articulated college credit as described in this agreement while enrolled in high school if the CTE articulated college credit is part of their Career and College Promise pathway. Community college officials verify eligibility and acceptance of articulated courses listed on the high school transcript. Students may be asked to submit supporting documentation and/or demonstrate proficiency to receive credit. Colleges must follow the criteria of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges in awarding credit. (Updated 09/06/18)

High School Course Title

Community College Course Title

Agricultural Mechanics II

WLD-112 Basic Welding Processes OR AGR-111 Basic Farm Maintenance

Animal Science II ANS-110 Animal Science
Horticulture I HOR-150 Intro to Horticulture
Accounting I

ACC-115 College Accounting OR ACC-118 Accounting Fundamentals I

Accounting II

ACC-115 College Accounting OR ACC-118 Accounting Fundamentals OR ACC-119 Accounting Fundamentals II 

AP Computer Science Principles CTE-11 Web, Programming, and Database Foundations**
Business Law BUS-115 Business Law I**
Microsoft Word and Power Point

CIS-111 Basic PC Literacy OR CIS-124 DTP Graphics Software OR OST-136 Word Processing

Multimedia and Webpage Design

WEB-110 Internet/Web Fundamentals OR WEB-120 Intro Internet Multimedia

Personal Finance BUS-125 Personal Finance
Principles of Business & Finance BUS-110 Introduction to Business**
Computer Engineering Tech I CTS-120 Hardware/Software Support
Computer Engineering Tech II CTS-220 Advanced Hardware/Software Support

Foods and Nutrition I AND II 

CUL-112 Nutrition for Food Service
Interior Digital Applications DES-235 Products
Health Science I

MED-121 Medical Terminology AND MED-122 Medical Terminology II

Health Science II

HSC-110 Orientation to Health Careers AND HSC-120 CPR OR MED-180 CPR Certification

Nursing Fundamentals NAS-101 Nursing Assistant I
Marketing

ETR-230 Entrepreneur Marketing OR MKT-110 Principles of Fashion OR MKT-120 Principles of Marketing

Virtual Enterprises International I BUS-255 Organizational Behavior in Business**

PLTW Intro to Engineering AND PLTW Principles of Engineering AND PLTW Digital Electronics

ELN-133 Digital Electronics**
Digital Media I DME-110 Intro to Digital Media
Advanced Digital Media DME-115 Graphic Design Tools OR DME-120 Intro to Multimedia Applications
Drafting I DFT-111 Technical Drafting AND DFT-111A Technical Drafting I Lab
Drating I AND Drafting II - Architectural DFT-115 Architectural Drafting OR DFT-119 Basic CAD OR ARC-114 Architectural CAD
Core & Sustainable Construction WOL-110 Basic Construction Skills
Firefighter Technology I AND II FIP-120 Introduction to Fire Protection**
Firefighter Technology III FIP-124 Fire Prevention/Public Education**

** Offered at Durham Tech Only