NC State values your success as a student and C3 pairs your path to an NC State degree with academic and social support to enhance your experience.
Community College Partners
Students interested in applying to C3 must first apply to one of our partner community colleges and be working towards an associate degree.
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Jan 8, 2021
C3 Grows With New Partner Schools
NC State University is pleased to welcome Brunswick Community College and Richmond Community College as the newest partners in the university’s Community College Collaboration (C3). Through partnerships with 13 community colleges in our region, the C3 program reaches rural and underserved students who might otherwise think an NC State degree is out of reach.
Sep 3, 2020
NC State Announces NC GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Scholarship Recipients
NC State University’s Community College Collaboration (C3) program and the North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation have partnered to make a four-year degree more accessible and affordable for transfer students.