Cooperative Innovative High School Programs

There are two Cooperative Innovative High Schools (CIHS) located on Johnston Community College's campus. CIHS provide opportunities for students to complete an asso­ciate's degree within five years. Eligibility requirements are established jointly by the local board of education and local board of trustees.

Johnston County Early College Academy

  • Established: Fall 2008
  • For: Rising 9th graders
  • Participation Selection: 50 students each year
  • Pathways: College Transfer

Career and Technical Leadership Academy

  • Established: Fall 2016
  • For: Rising 9th graders
  • Participation Selection: 85 students each year
  • Pathways: Early Childhood Education, Industrial Systems, Information Technology, Medical Assisting, or Nurse Aide