Kazia Byrd is currently a 2nd year student in the Photographic Technologies Program. She is enrolled through the Early College Program at MTCC. Early College is designed for freshmen high school students. It is an actual high school located on the campus of McDowell Technical Community College. Eighth grade students are randomly selected to enter the Early College their 9th grade year and continue one year past their senior year for a total of five years. They earn their high school diploma and the first two years of college credits tuition free. The McDowell Early College provides smaller classrooms while also requiring relevant and rigorous course work.
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