Career and College Promise for High School Students

Career and College Promise Dual Enrollment Program for High School Students

The Career and College Promise Program at CPCC allows high school juniors and seniors to get a "jump start" on a two-year or four-year degree while still in high school. The Health Information Technology program is partnering with Career and College Promise to launch a pathway for high school students interested in pursuing Health Information Technology. Students who enroll in the Health Information Technology, Career and College Promise program receive a certificate in Fundamentals of Health Information.

To earn your career and college promise certificate in Fundamentals of Health Information, you need to take the following courses:

ENG 111     Expository Writing
HIT 110       Fundamentals of HIM (online)
CIS 110       Introduction to Computers
MED 121     Medical Terminology I
HIT 112       Health Law and Ethics (online)
HIT 114       Health Data Systems/Standards (online)

What is Health Information Technology?

  • A combination of business, science, and information technology involving

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for enrollment, a high school student must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be a high school junior or senior
  2. Have a weighted GPA of 3.0 on high school courses or have the recommendation of the high school principal or his/her designee; and
  3. Meet the testing requirements for the career pathway (if applicable).


Please note, all Health Information Technology Students must attend a mandatory orientation session before they will be allowed to register for any classes.

For more information or to register, please select the appropriate link:


Questions? Please contact Ashley Robinson, CPCC Program Coordinator for Career and College Promise, at or by phone at 704.330.2722 ext 3398.