Your Bridge To Success


James Sprunt Community College is a service-oriented college that responds to the needs of Duplin and surrounding counties by enabling a diverse population to attain their personal, academic and career goals.


Duplin Early College High School

  • 2007 - Duplin Early College High School opened as James Kenan School of Engineering in 2007 through the NC New Schools Project as a STEM school.
  • 2009 - JKSE became DECHS in July of 2009.
  • 2011 - DECHS received "Honor School of Excellence" designation
  • The mission of DECHS is to produce college-ready students prepared for a globally competitive 21st century.
  • The vision of DECHS is to create a nurturing environment where excellence is the norm.
  • The motto of DECHS is "Excellence is the norm."

Duplin Career Academics

  • Agribusiness
  • Computer Information Technology
  • Health Sciences (focusing on medical assisting)
  • Teacher Academies

Career and College Promise

Provides three pathways to help advance eligible students' post-high school success:

  • College Transfer
  • Career and Technical Education (CTE)
  • Cooperative Innovative High Schools

Title IX - Sexual Misconduct: James Sprunt Community College is committed to providing and promoting an environment in which students can engage fully in the learning process. Incidents of sexual misconduct to include sexual harassment, sexual exploitation, sexual assault, stalking, domestic violence, and dating violence will not be tolerated and should be reported to the Title IX Coordinator, Debbie Martin @ 910-296-1429 or email: If you wish to speak with a confidential source, you may contact the counselors in Student Services: Amber Ferrell @ 910-296-2506 or email: and Mary Elizabeth McIntosh @ 910-296-6003 or All reports will be confidential.

PO Box 398 | 133 James Sprunt Drive
Kenansville, NC 28349

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