• The second round application window is still open! 

    Did you miss the fall application window and are seeking an opportunity to attend Wake County's first Career & Technical Education high school?  VMCCA will be accepting applications to fill our hands-on programs.


    What programs are available? 

    The following programs have limited seats available for rising 9th grade students: Biopharmaceutical Technology, Facility Maintenance Technology, Nurse Aide, Simulation & Game Development, and Welding.  


    How do I apply?

    Step 1: Complete a transfer request for VMCCA.

    Step 2: Complete the application at ecprograms.wcpss.net.  Click on “click here to begin part 2” 

    • Enter your demographic data to begin the application.

    • Enter the grade for the 23-24 school year

    • Enter the birthday correctly

    You will receive an email with a temporary password. Follow the link in the email to ecprograms.wcpss.net. 

    • Enter the student ID number at the bottom of the page.

    • COPY AND PASTE the temporary password

    • You will be prompted to create a new password and enter the application

    In the application:

    • If you do not see any academic data, you MUST upload academic data (2 years of previous grades and standardized test scores and current grades and standardized test scores) Use the link on the application status page to upload documents

    • Select the highest level of education of one parent

    • Initial the statement of understanding

    • Select the school(s) to which you are applying

    On the application status page:

    • Click on “continue to essay” to complete an essay for each school to which you are applying

    • Click on “continue to recommendations” to enter the email address of the ELA teacher, MAT teacher, and counselor/administrator who will complete a recommendation for you. 

      • Please be sure that you have alerted the recommender in advance so they are aware that they will receive an email with a link to the recommendation. 

    • Upload grades if necessary

    When all items are complete and submitted, the application is complete.  There is NO submit button. Email oliver@wcpss.net to let her know when all parts are submitted and complete. Your application will be scored and you will receive notice from the office of student assignment regarding the approval or denial of your request. Completed applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 


    When and how will I know if I am accepted?

    Applicants will be notified via email from the office of student assignment regarding the approval or denial of your request.  


    Who do I contact if I have questions about VMCCA programs?

    Please contact VMCCA's magnet coordinator, Jill Oliver at (919) 856-8119 ext. 24764 or email at oliver@wcpss.net


Contact our Magnet Coordinator

You don't have to wait until application season for information about VMCCA!  Please contact our Magnet Coordinator, Jill Oliver at oliver@wcpss.net or call 919.856.8119 extension 24764