DCCC Programs Approved for VA Benefits

College Transfer Programs

Associate in Arts - Leadership in the Public Sector Program
Associate in General Education - Elementary Education (K-6) w/Licensure
Associate in Science - Forensic Biology Program
Associate in Science –Pre Engineering
University Core Diploma

Associate in Applied Science

Associate Degree Nursing
Associate Degree Nursing - Paramedic to ADN option
Automotive Systems Technology
Business Administration
Cancer Information Management
Criminal Justice Technology
Early Childhood Education 
Electronics Engineering Technology
Emergency Medical Science
Emergency Medical Science Bridging Program
Fire Protection Technology
General Occupational Technology
Health Information Technology
Human Resources Management
Industrial Systems Technology
Medical Assisting
Medical Laboratory Technology
Motorsports Management Technology (in collaboration with Rowan-Cabarrus CC)
Paralegal Technology
Therapeutic Massage
Zoo and Aquarium Science

NCD Programs

Diploma Programs Description:
Air Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration
Automotive Systems Technology
Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)
Business Administration
Criminal Justice Technology
Early Childhood Education 
Electronics Engineering Technology
Emergency Medical Science (EMT Intermediate)
Heavy Equipment & Transportation Technology (Diesel Mechanics)
Human Resources Management
Industrial Systems Technology
Lateral Entry (for Teachers)
Medical Assisting
Motorcycle Mechanics
Paralegal Technology
Pharmacy Technology
Practical Nursing
Therapeutic Massage

Certificate Programs Description:

Accounting  - Bookkeeping
Accounting – Taxes
Air Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration
Air Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration - Heat Pumps
Air Conditioning, Heating, & Refrigeration – System Design
Automotive Systems Technology - Automotive Servicing
Automotive systems Technology – Engine Performance Systems
Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)
Business Administration
Cosmetology – Esthetics
Criminal Justice Technology – Corrections
Criminal Justice Technology – Investigative Principles
Early Childhood Administration Assistant
Early Childhood – Infant Toddler Care
Early Childhood Teaching Assistant
Early Childhood School Age Assistant
Electronics Systems Technology- Mechatronics
Fire Protection Technology – Operations
Fire Protection Technology - Command
Fire Protection Technology - Supervision
Fire Protection Technology – Management
Human Resources Management
Industrial Systems Technology – Electromechanical Maintenance
Information Systems Technology
Medical Assisting – Medical Office Procedures
Paralegal Technology – Litigation
Paralegal Technology – Real Estate
Truck Driving Training
Welding – Basic Welding

The Following Courses Cannot Be Certified for VA Benefits

Courses not leading to an educational, professional, or vocational objective
Courses previously successfully completed
Courses taken while not admitted to a degree program
Bar-tending and personality development
Self-improvement courses
Recreational programs
Auditing of courses
Any course specifically excluded by the SAA
Courses for preparation to take a licensing examination
Continuing Education
Credit by examination
Individualized credit/non-credit courses
Non-punitive grades
Self-supporting courses
Special students
Correspondence courses, if you are a dependent or surviving child
Pre-curriculum courses that are taken online, hybrid, or as indenpendent studies (e.g., DMAs, DREs, ACA-090, BIO-094, etc.)

Financial Aid Office

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Wednesday & Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - noon

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Financial Aid Deadlines

Spring 2014:
FAFSA Application: November 15, 2013
FAFSA File completion: Dec. 1, 2013
Admissions Application/Placement: Dec. 1, 2013 

Summer 2014:
FAFSA Application: April 15, 2014
FAFSA File Completion: May 1, 2014
Admissions Application/Placement: May 10, 2014

Fall 2014:
FAFSA Application: June 1, 2014
FAFSA File Completion: June 15, 2014
Admissions Application/Placement: August 1, 2014