Earn College Credit in High School

Middle Colleges

What You Will Learn

Middle College High Schools (MCHS) are a CMS Cooperative Innovative High School located on the Cato, Levine, Harper, or Merancas campuses of Central Piedmont Community College. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) students can enroll in middle colleges to earn college credits and complete their high school classes simultaneously.

Why Choose Central Piedmont

Middle College students have access to all Central Piedmont student amenities such as labs, libraries, and activities. You may graduate from the middle college high school at the end of the 12th grade as long as your high school requirements are met.

Real World Education

At Central Piedmont, your education goes beyond what you learn in class. We offer numerous opportunities for you to enhance your learning — and to make friends, network, and pursue your passions — through clubs and organizations, sports, events and activities, leadership opportunities, job experience, volunteer experiences, visual and performing arts, and even international experiences.