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Upward Bound Math and Science


Dear Applicant:

The Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) Program at Central Carolina Community College is a federally funded educational program which prepares high school students for college and careers in the fields of math and science. The UBMS Program at CCCC serves Harnett County students attending the following high schools: Harnett Central High School, Overhills High School, STAR Academy, Triton High School, and Western Harnett High School. Students must be in the 9th or 10th grade at the time of admission into the program.

If you are interested in participating in the Upward Bound Math and Science Program, please follow the below instructions in order to complete the application process:

  1. Complete the entire application packet by supplying all of the required information as outlined.
  2. Submit a copy of parent's 1040 or 1040A Income Tax Return for the previous year. (Tax return must include parent's signature).
  3. Submit a copy of student's high school transcript or most recent report card and test scores.
  4. Sign the Release of Information Form so that your school's guidance department will release your academic record to the Upward Bound Math and Science Program.
  5. Submit two (2) letters of recommendation: One (1) from an academic teacher and one (1) from your high school counselor.
  6. Return the completed application to: Upward Bound Math and Science Program, Attn: Office of TRIO Programs, Central Carolina Community College, 1105 Kelly Drive, Sanford, NC 27330.

Your application cannot be processed without completing all of the requested information. Once your application has been received, you will be notified by mail of your application status. If you have any questions, please contact our office at (919) 718-7463. Thank you for your interest in our Upward Bound Math and Science Program!


Ashley Tittemore

Director of TRiO Programs


The personal information that you give to the Upward Bound Math and Science Program is sent to the federal government (Department of Education). The information is protected by the Privacy Act. No one may see the information unless they work with or for the Upward Bound Math and Science Program or are specifically authorized to see the information. The information is necessary to determine if you are eligible to participate in the program and helps the government to measure your success. The Department of Education has the authority to gather information to help make Upward Bound Math and Science a better program (20 USC 1231a).

  • Executive Director of College Access Programs
  • Ashley Tittemore