Amends GS 115D5(b)(12), authorizing the State Board of Community Colleges to waive tuition and registration fees for all courses taken by high school students at community colleges (currently only applies to curriculum courses).
Amends GS 115D20(4) to authorize local community colleges to offer, in addition to all currently authorized offerings, academic transition pathways for qualified junior and senior high school students that lead to State or industryrecognized credentials.
Applies beginning with the 201718 academic year.
Status: Ref to the Com on Education - K-12, if favorable, Education - Community Colleges (House Action) (Mar 16 2017)
Bill H 359 (2017-2018)Summary date: Mar 15 2017 - View Summary