Johnston County Early College Academy

  • Johnston County Early College Academy is a five-year program (grades 9-13) located on the campus of Johnston Community College. Students are dual-enrolled in high school and college classes. Upon graduation from JCECA, students will have obtained their high school diploma and a two-year Associates Degree for college transfer. Students can choose from the following pathways: college transfer (earning an Associate of Arts, Science, or Engineering) or STEM (earning an Associate of Engineering or Associate of Science with an Engineering Concentration). 


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    Click the link below to submit your application to ECA. Current 8th graders residing in Johnston County are invited to apply. Application are accepted from December 1, 2021 through February 21, 2022.


    Click here to access the application and find more information about the application process.


    School Contacts: Principal Robert Daniels ( and Counselor Latissa Hampton (