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10 careers for the next 10 years

Land a career with some staying power Many of today’s occupations need workers who have more than a high school diploma, but less than a four-year degree. Check out this list of the top 10. Cape Fear

CFCC offers new pathway to 4-year nursing degree

If your parents both have their master’s degrees and your brother and sister have a doctorate, going to college isn’t a question of if you are going to college, but a question of when and where you

Two new associate degree programs add to CFCC’s diverse offerings

CFCC will offer two new academic programs starting in August 2015 which will help students qualify for jobs in two different areas. Interpreter Education – Associate Degree CFCC’s new program in interpreter education will prepare students to

CFCC offers something for everyone!

Check out our academic programs available on our multiple campuses and online, and find what’s right for you. Learn the skills and earn the credentials that will help you reach your goals! Apply today! Cape Fear Community

Opportunities Abound for CFCC Transfer Students

Starting at a community college and then transferring to a four year institution is a common strategy for students looking to earn a bachelor’s degree. Today, more and more students are considering the transfer route for financial

How to Apply to CFCC

Step 1 Discover your options. Learn more about the programs and courses at Cape Fear Community College. Visit cfcc.edu or stop by. You can speak with an advisor at either the Wilmington campus or Castle Hayne campus.

A Debt-Free Degree Is Within Your Reach

For Madi McDougald, the road to a rewarding job has definitely not been easy.  But at just 25, McDougald has the career of her dreams, a great education and no student loan debt. McDougald works as the

CFCC’s New Honors Program Offers Great Benefits for Transfer Students

What do you get when you surround yourself with a community of student scholars who seek to challenge themselves intellectually while, at the same time, build bonds of friendship that will endure throughout their college careers and

Not So Typical: Today’s college students break stereotypes

If you think that most college students are fresh out of high school, young, carefree and living at a university, you’re way behind the times.  Eighty-five percent of college students today don’t fit that mold. More often, the

Employers Seek New Generation of Workers With High Tech Training

Contrary to what you might have heard, manufacturing is not dead. While it’s true that old-fashioned assembly line jobs are dwindling, a new kind of manufacturing industry has emerged and is starved for workers with the right

Tech Talent: CFCC architectural technology students learn traditional and high-tech skills that help them land jobs

Rebecca Criser and Neal Spencer are trying something new.  Both Cape Fear Community College students have bachelor’s degrees, but came back to school at CFCC for training that could help them find a satisfying career.  The recovering

Boatbuilding programs teach traditional craftmanship and modern technology

Whether it’s sailing, powerboating or paddling, boats are big business in southeastern North Carolina. From commercial fisherman, to charter cruisers and recreational boaters, the demand for quality watercraft is strong. The companies and craftsman that build and

After Serving Our Country, What’s Next?

Though it may be difficult to distinguish them from the other students on campus without their uniforms, more and more students taking classes at Cape Fear Community College are veterans. In fact, veterans comprise roughly ten percent

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