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September 05, 2017

College of The Albemarle is responding to the increased demand for online learning options by offering a number of distance education courses that allow students to take classes from home, work or anywhere with an internet connection.

Online courses at COA are offered through myCourses, a learning…

August 24, 2017

What should College of The Albemarle do with its canal-front home now that it’s no longer being used as a residence for COA’s president? 


August 21, 2017

For the third time in four years, graduates of College of The Albemarle’s associate degree nursing program had a 100-percent passing rate on the state’s registered nurse licensure exam.

At COA’s Board of Trustees meeting last week college officials celebrated the recent…


August 17, 2017

College of The Albemarle students started classes for the fall semester Wednesday amid a number of facility-related changes on the Elizabeth City campus.

One big change is the opening of the new Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Early College High School, which is housed on the second floor of Building C.…


August 17, 2017

Fall enrollment at College of The Albemarle is up from last year, with a surge in the number of high school students taking college courses at COA offsetting a slight decline in the number of traditional community college students.

The information was part of a report presented to the COA Board of…

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August 06, 2017

An administrator at N.C. State University believes College of The Albemarle is on track to put together an agriculture curriculum that could help students either transfer to the university or go directly into the workforce.

John Dole, assistant dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences…

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July 27, 2017

Gov. Roy Cooper has signed legislation allowing College of The Albemarle to use NC Connect bond proceeds for construction of a Public Safety Center in Currituck County.

The bill, sponsored by state Rep. Bob Steinburg, R-Chowan, originally included a provision for a Dare County facility also, but…


July 02, 2017

Work is expected to begin in just a few weeks on a major renovation of the lobby at College of The Albemarle's Performing Arts Center.

July 01, 2017

An outgoing College of The Albemarle trustee from Chowan County is expressing concern that Chowan is losing representation on the college’s 19-member governing board.

June 30, 2017

State lawmakers have approved state funding for a new College of The Albemarle facility in Currituck, but have withheld that approval for a new facility in Dare County.

“Well, it's half a loaf,” COA Board of Trustees Chairman Paul O'Neal said of the General Assembly's passage of House…

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