Start here to learn about basic admissions requirements for all
students. You’ll also find important dates for application, financial aid and
other steps in the admissions process.
Central Community College is an open door college for persons 16 or older who are not
enrolled in high school and who can demonstrate the ability to benefit from a
program of study.
Students need to have the
following items in their file before being accepted:
We recommend sending your Official High School Transcript or GED certificate to
CCC, as some programs and services require these documents.
Keep on track by viewing our admissions
Early application is encouraged, especially if a student
plans to apply for financial aid. Prior to the semester of enrollment, submit
an Application for Admission form. Have your high school and/or college
transcripts, or GED scores sent. Also, send copies of your ACT or SAT scores.
Students with ACT scores below 19 will be required to complete the ASSET or
Compass pre-enrollment assessment. Students will be notified of their admission
status. For step-by-step instruction about how to enroll, select from the list
Admission to the college does not mean admission to all courses or programs. Some programs have specific admissions requirement. For more information, go to the admissions section of our catalog or contact an admissions director:
If you want to enroll in CCC courses without working toward
a degree, you can call the records office to enroll in courses. No adviser will
be assigned and you won't be eligible for financial aid. If you later decide to
earn a degree you will need to be accepted by the college as a degree-seeking
If you are a
high school junior or senior and are at least 16 years old, you can start
earning college credits now through CCC's Early College program. Some classes
are taught in high schools through distance learning, or you can take classes
at our campuses or centers.
An affordable, high-quality education that gets you ready for a great career in two years or less or prepares you to transfer to a four college or university—that’s the CCC advantage.
We recommend that high school graduates begin the process to enroll at CCC before they graduate, but applications are welcome at any time.
Congratulations on earning your GED high school diploma. You've achieved a significant milestone in your education. Now it's time think about your next step in education.
We're glad you've decided to resume your studies at CCC.
If you are transferring to CCC from another college,
Our goal is to outline the process potential F-1 international students need to accomplish in order to be accepted and enrolled. We have included information on this page and on the pages to be downloaded that will be very helpful for students making the decision to attend and then apply and enroll to our college. Please review all materials carefully and then, download, complete and submit all forms.
You don’t have to be a high school graduate to enjoy the educational benefits of Central Community College.