• North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM)


    NCSSM Open Enrollment Courses

    The Onslow County School System seeks to make more opportunities possible for high school students through partnerships with the NC School of Science and Math (NCSSM). The Open Enrollment program from NCSSM allows 10th, 11th, or 12th grade students to enroll in courses such as Honors Introduction to Computer Science and Computational Thinking, AP Calc, Honors Statistical Modeling, AP Psychology, Honors Aerospace Engineering, Honors Science of Race, Honors Global Public Health and Infectious Disease, Honors Genetics and Biotechnology, Honors Creative Design for the Web, Tech Art: Honors Intro to Art, Tech, and World-Building in Video Games, Honors Intro to Communication in Public and Environmental Health Research, Honors African American Studies.

    Enrollment is not guaranteed, and some courses have prerequisites. All courses are offered virtually, and most are synchronous. An early discussion with school counselors is encouraged. https://www.ncssm.edu/openenrollment


    NCSSM Residential and Online High School

    Students may apply during their sophomore year to be considered for selection to the NCSSM. Applications are typically open in October and due by early January. If selected, a student completes their junior and senior year as a student of NCSSM. NCSSM offers a fully virtual high school experience as well as a residential program. The residential program is held in Durham, NC and in 2022 will have a second campus in Morganton, NC. Student. For more information visit https://www.ncssm.edu/.