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Adult High School ProgramCollege & Career Readiness

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The Adult High School (AHS) program at College of the Albemarle’s (COA) College and Career Readiness (CCR) program is an Adult Secondary Education program offered cooperatively with the local education agency and community college so that adults may complete credits to earn an AHS diploma. COA’s CCR program partners with the following local education agencies:

  • Camden County Public Schools
  • Chowan County Public Schools
  • Currituck County Public Schools
  • Dare County Public Schools
  • Gates County Public Schools
  • Pasquotank County Public Schools
  • Perquimans County Public Schools

All coursework for the AHS program is completed in the COA CCR program, not the local education agency.

Class Schedule

  • Online instruction with personalized assistance from instructors

Program Requirements

  • To be eligible, a student needs to have at least 16 credits to transfer into the program and can have no more than 6 credits remaining in the North Carolina Future-Ready Core Course of Study Requirements
  • Minors must be officially withdrawn from their pubic school for at least six months
  • Official transcript in a sealed enveloped mailed or hand delivered
Mail to:
College of the Albemarle
College and Career Readiness
Post Office Box 2367
1208 North Road Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
Hand deliver to:
College of the Albemarle
College and Career Readiness
1208 North Road Street
Building C, Room 139
Elizabeth City, NC 27909


To join the AHS program, you must meet local guidelines to qualify for admission. To apply for admission, complete the CCR Application for Admission. Minors between the age of 16 and 17 also qualify for the program. Minor admission requires the parent/legal guardian to complete the Minor Application for Admission. This application must be notarized. Minor applicants whose last school of attendance was within the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County Public School System must obtain the Minor Application for Admission from the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank County Schools Drop-Out Prevention Coordinator. All others may complete the CCR Minor Application for Admission.

The following documents are required for admission:

  • Social Security Card
  • Unexpired state-issued photo identification (or passport or military identification)
  • Official transcript (from the last high school of attendance)

For more information about registration or enrolling in the AHS Program, please email


The CCR program maintains all CCR program AHS transcripts. Transcripts are not maintained by the local education agency or the North Carolina Community College System Office. To request your AHS transcript, contact Maurice Jordan, AHS Coordinator, at 252-335-0821 ext. 2302 or Learn more about High School Equivalency transcripts.