Step 1: Apply

Complete you application at

Step 2: Submit Official Transcripts

Submit all official high school/high school equivalency (HSE) and college transcripts to: College of The Albemarle ATTN: Registrar PO Box 2327 Elizabeth City, NC 27906

Step 3: Secure Funds for Class

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the COA scholarship application. Other funding opportunities include NC Workforce Innovation & Opportunities Act, VA Benefits, payment plans and more!

Step 4: Complete COA Connect Session and COA 101

Create your COA login and visit myCourses to begin your next steps.

Step 5: Take Placement Tests if Needed

Contact to determine if you need placement testing. For placement center times & locations, visit

Step 6: Meet with an Academic Advisor

Make an appointment to meet with an advisor to help you register for classes. Schedule an appointment by calling 252-335-0821.

Get Started Today!

Class schedules are available at