3.8 Awarding New Credit
Created: October 1, 2018
The College draws all of its courses from the North Carolina Community College System
(NCCCS) Combined Course Library which standardizes contact and credit hours for all
58 community colleges in the state.
Credit for all courses is based on state and federal legal definitions of a “credit
hour” (N.C. State Board of Community College Code 1G SBCCC 100, SACSCOC Credit Hours
Each course is assigned the same amount and level of credit regardless of instructional
location or modality.