Info For Parents

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Why Mitchell

Save money at Mitchell without sacrificing quality. Highly qualified instructors in small classes put the focus squarely on individual students to provide a first class college education right here at home.


Career and College Promise 
If your son or daughter is a highly-motivated student, he or she can earn college credits while enrolled in high School. There is no charge for tuition!


Early College High School
Early college students can graduate in five years with a high school diploma and up to two years of transferable college credit. There is no charge for tuition or books! 


College Transfer 
Mitchell students can earn college credits guaranteed to transfer to all University of North Carolina institutions and many of North Carolina’s private colleges and universities. The cost is a fraction of attending a university! Need more reasons? 


Applied Science Career Training
Your student can build the foundation for a great career by earning a certificate, diploma or associate degree in a technical field. Some applied science programs provide transfer options to four-year colleges and universities.


Short-Term Training Programs
If your son or daughter wants to jump right into the workforce, Mitchell has a range of short-term training options to prepare for entry-level employment and options for further study.