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The Right Amount of Higher Education

You don’t have to commit to four years of college to increase your income In choosing a career, it’s important to know your personal interests and talents, the job outlook for occupations matching your interests and talents,

College at Any Age Starting over or changing careers? It’s never too late!

Changing careers in today’s economy often means going back to college to learn new skills. Community colleges are usually the first place to which career changers turn, and not just because they’re a good value. College for

CFCC paves the way to a university education

Jamir Jumoke is a husband, a father, and soon a college graduate. However, a college degree wasn’t always something that Jamir thought he could get. Prior to enrolling at Cape Fear Community College, Jamir’s life was filled with

Tommy Blair finds new career niche in green technologies

A native of Alaska, Tommy Blair made his way to Cape Fear Community College after studying journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill.  Although he enjoyed journalism, the job outlook was bleak, so he decided to pursue another passion:  sustainability

Career Shift: CFCC’s Pharmacy Technology Program a Prescription for Success

Jeanette Mullinix worked in the insurance business for 28 years.  Ready for a change, she enrolled in Cape Fear Community College’s Pharmacy Technology program.  Jeanette will receive her diploma in Pharmacy Technology in August 2013, and will

Growing career field: Pharmacy Technology

Did you notice how busy the pharmacist was the last time you had a prescription filled?  The nationwide shortage of pharmacists has resulted in a greater demand for skilled pharmacy technicians. Pharmacy technicians work under the supervision

Computer Information Technologies graduate improved his employment options with a degree from CFCC!

Michael Daniel knows how to manage his time.  A recent CFCC graduate, Michael cleverly balanced work, family, and school to achieve his degree. An established web designer with over 12 years of experience, Michael had a successful

Easing the transition to college life

Cape Fear Community College has added a new service for veterans who wish to return to college.  A Summer Veterans Institute has been created to help veterans acclimate to college life.  This year, fifteen participants took advantage

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