Cape Fear Community College

Category: Large community college | State: NC

About Cape Fear Community College

Cape Fear Community College is an open door, multi-campus, comprehensive community college that strengthens the academic, economic, social and cultural life of the citizens of New Hanover and Pender counties. Additionally, Cape Fear Community College builds a future-oriented world-class workforce and a community of lifelong learners in partnership with regional business and agencies.

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Why you should attend?

Cape Fear Community College is a military and veteran-friendly campus that has 3 campus Veterans Center/lounges for veterans to decompress and build friendships with one another. Cape Fear CC gives veteran benefit holders priority registration. We have person-centered instructors, smaller classes with the rigorous course loads that universities hold. Furthermore, we have a dedicated veteran employee who advises our transitioning veterans and active duty military into the college atmosphere. More importantly, our staff, faculty, and Sheriffs office are aware of handling/deescalating an argument with veteran/military member. CFCC Veterans' Center holds events to benefit the student veterans, such as: coffee and doughnuts with Sheriffs office, BBQ luncheons, cookouts to build camaraderie.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.

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Other Expenses$5,625$5,625N/AN/A