Other Information
related to 2023 Summer at SCC

Summer camps are FREE to Columbus County Schools high school students. Transportation, lunch, and snacks are provided. 

*If a student is a resident of a different district, including outside of Columbus County or homeschool, you are welcome to attend. 


Summer Experience

Date: June 26, 2023 – July 31, 2023 

“Put yourself in our place. Spend Summer ‘23 at SCC! Summer Experience lets you try college life with 5-week accelerated classes that let you earn college credit and get a head start on your future career goals!” 

  • Tour in-state universities 
  • Take classes that count towards a 4-year degree 

All courses are Hybrid and will meet on Monday and Wednesday – 6/26 to 7/31. 

Career & College Promise (CCP) students must be at least finished with their high school junior year. If you are graduating high school in June 2023, you can still attend. 

Click here to sign-up for University Transfer online.


Teacher Prep

Want to be a teacher but don’t know where to start? Get on the road to a teaching career this summer at SCC. Summer Experience in Teacher Preparation puts you on the path to reaching your goals in the field of education. Our five-week accelerated classes count towards a 4-year teaching degree and give you a taste of college life.  

  • Tour in-state universities 
  • Take classes that count towards a 4-year teaching degree 

Click here to sign-up for Teacher Prep online.


  • College AND high school credit
  • Weekly university visits

Business & Technical Camps


  • Industry recognized credentials
  • College AND high school credit

Camp Options

Date: June 26 – July 31
Weekdays: Monday – Thursday
Time: 8:15am – 3pm
Free Transportation to Columbus County School District students
Free Lunch to Columbus County School District students
*ALL students from any school district are welcome to attend, including homeschool students.

Camp Graduation: July 31, 2023 at 2pm

Agriculture Camp

Click here to sign-up online

Get a taste of agriculture! Do you love learning about animals, getting your hands dirty, and wide open spaces? The Agriculture Camp is perfect for students interested in discovering one of the most important resources in our world. Hands-on learning that is a great way to have a productive Summer. Students will earn a certificate at the end of the semester. 

Automotive Camp

Click here to sign-up online

You may not be able to legally drive a car yet, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn some basics of how to keep a car running properly for when that day does come. 

Learn how to open the hood and safely check and adjust fluid levels, check engine hoses and belts, check and adjust tire pressures, check windshield wipers and lighting systems, and more. 


Click here to sign-up online

Build your Summer! One of our most popular camps is BACK for Summer 2023. We’re preparing high school juniors and seniors with the industry skills needed to thrive. 

After successful completion of this camp, students will receive the Intro to Facilities Maintenance Certificate. Graduating seniors may be eligible for paid fall work-based learning opportunities. 

Early Childhood Education

Calling all Brain Builders! Join us this summer and explore ways that you can be a future “brain builder” by teaching young children and other opportunities available  in the field of early childhood education. Upon completion, students will be eligible to receive a North Carolina Early Childhood Education Credential Only the brave choose to teach!  

Engineering Camp

Click here to sign-up online

Explore the world of engineering through SCC’s engineering camp.  Learn basic wiring, hydraulics, pneumatics and more.  The world needs more engineers.  Will that engineer be you?

Welding Camp

Click here to sign-up online

Make a spark this Summer! Explore the exciting field of welding! You will learn the basics of welding technology through hands-on experience with welding equipment. 

Public Safety & Healthcare Camps

Dates: June 26 – August 8

Summer Camps 2023 - healthcare

Nurse Aide Camp

Give nursing a shot!

The Nurse Aide course is a perfect first step into a career in healthcare.  In this course, you will learn the basic nursing assistant skills that you need to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), and you will be prepared to take the CNA exam. Certified Nurse Aides are in high demand and are a critical part of a healthcare provider’s team.

Fire Academy Camp

Summer fire camp will consist of learning about the fire service, fire behavior, and the gear and tools firefighter use.   Skills will be taught such as fire extinguisher use, forcing doors and windows for firefighters to gain entry.   


Ready to register for Summer Camps and the University Summer Experience?

New Students: Call Natalie Freeman or Laura Faulk.
Career & College Academy Students: Call Crystal Matthis.


Laura Faulk

Student Advisor

(910) 788-6297

A-Building, Rm 125


Natalie Freeman

Student Advisor

(910) 788-6285



Crystal Matthis

Early College Liaison

(910) 788-6354

Nesmith 103