High School Connections
Tony Rand Student Center (TRSC), Rooms 110/111,
2201 Hull Road, Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone Number
Office Hours Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM

Summer 2023 Resource Fund

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Welcome to Fayetteville Technical Community College’s High School Connections Program!

Register now for tuition-free courses!

What is High School Connections?

Get a head start on your degree or career. Take free college courses as a high school student to accelerate completion of college certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees that lead to college transfer or provide entry-level job skills.

High School Connections (HSC) is the local branch of the state program, Career and College Promise. The program provides seamless dual enrollment educational opportunities for eligible North Carolina high school students.

High School Connections Enrollment


Steps to Apply

  1. Download and complete the High School Connections application
  2. Download and complete the enrollment form for your desired pathway
    1. Speak to your school’s Career Coach and High School Counselor for assistance choosing a pathway and courses
  3. Once you and your parent/guardian have signed both the application and enrollment form, submit both forms to your high school counselor.

Change your course

  1. Download and complete the course change form
    1. Verify your chosen courses are in your pathway. If not, submit a pathway change request.
    2. Submit the form to your high school counselor after you and your parent/guardian have signed.

Meet the staff!

Gary W

Gary Womble
Career Coach
Cornerstone Christian, Gray’s Creek, Reid Ross Classical, South View, and Trinity Christian
Schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with Gary


Pait Janna M

Michelle Pait
Career Coach
Cape Fear, Freedom Christian Academy, Pine Forest, Village Christian School, Riverside Christian School
Schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with Michelle


Dugat Jennifer

Jennifer Dugat
Career Coach
Terry Sanford, Douglas Byrd, Jack Britt, Northwood Temple Academy
Schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with Jennifer

Fisher BenjaminBenjamin Fisher
Career Coach
Massey Hill Classical Academy, Alpha Academy, Cumberland Virtual Academy, Home School, Bel Perazim Christian Academy, Falcon Christian Academy, Flaming Sword Academy,
Greater Fayetteville Adventist Academy, Berean Baptist Academy,
Schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with Benjamin

Pace MalcolmMalcolm Pace
Program Coordinator
Other High Schools, Alger B Wilkins, Cross Creek Early College, Cumberland International Early College
Hoke County High School, New Life Christian Academy, Ramsey Street Alternative School
Schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with Malcolm

Reath SydneySydney Reath
Career Coach
EE Smith, Seventy-First, Westover, Fayetteville Christian School, Fayetteville Academy, North Carolina Virtual Academy
Schedule a virtual or in-person appointment with Sydney

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High School Connections is a tremendous blessing for Autry family

Between the cost of tuition, room and board, and any incidentals that might come up for a college student living away from home, Craig estimates that High School Connections has saved his family as much as $23,000.

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Currently Registered HSC Students

Already registered at FTCC? Here are the steps you need to get started!

Student ID & User Name

You will need access to Self-Service, Blackboard & Student Email at FTCC.  Having the correct username and password are essential to logging in.

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Contact Us!

Office Location: Tony Rand Student Center (TRSC) Room 110/111
Malcolm Pace Program Coordinator pacem@faytechcc.edu 910-486-7460
Jennifer Dugat Career Coach dujatj@faytechcc.edu 910-678-8450
Benjamin Fisher Career Coach fisherb@faytechcc.edu 910-486-7357
Michelle Pait Career Coach paitj@faytechcc.edu 910-486-7358
Sydney Reath Career Coach reaths@faytechcc.edu  910-678-0166
Gary Womble Career Coach wombleg@faytechcc.edu 910-678-8365
Office Location: Horace Sisk Building (HOS), Room 617
Taneka Williams Career Pathways Coordinator tanekawilliams@ccs.k12.nc.us 910-678-8505
Larry Culbreth Safety Monitor larryculbreth@ccs.k12.nc.us 910-678-8505