Haywood Early College open house is Feb. 28

Feb 14, 2013
Haywood Early College Students

Those interested in exploring the advantage of Haywood Early College are invited to an open house at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, in the 400 building at Haywood Community College.

The program offers two years of college to incoming students at no cost.

For more information, call 565-4000.

Comments (3)
Posted by: Charles Harrell | Feb 18, 2013 17:54

Don't mean to sound like I live in a cave but can someone explain to me what 'early college' is.

Posted by: Vicki Hyatt | Feb 21, 2013 15:20

Early college is on the Haywood Community College campus and is a program whereby incoming 8th graders can complete both high school and two years of college in five years. Graduates have both a high school diploma and an associate of arts degree.  The reason the academics can be fast-tracked is that students focus on studies as opposed to dividing time with extracurricular activities.


Posted by: David Woody | Feb 25, 2013 16:09

Early College is actually for rising 9th graders, who complete six years of school in five. 

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