Low Tuition and Financial Aid

Low Tuition
Cape Fear Community College is the most affordable way to earn a quality college education.
Tuition and fees for N.C. residents is only $338 per semester for 12 credit hours or $33.50 per credit hour.  In addition, a wide variety of financial aid is available.
More information about paying for CFCC is available by calling the financial aid office at (910) 251-5157 or check out the website at  http://CFCC.net

CFCC's Tuition Compared to Other N.C. Colleges & Universities*
Institution    Tuition/Fees per Semester
CFCC      $338
Appalachian State University   $1,190
East Carolina University    $1,253
N.C. State University    $1,604
UNC-Chapel Hill    $1,591
UNC-Wilmington    $1,285

* CFCC's tuition is set by the N.C. General Assembly and is subject to change.  Figures are based on a full-time course load for N.C. residents as of June 18, 2001.  Please check with Admissions Office for the current tuition and fees.

Finanacial Aid

Types of Aid Available
Federal Pell Grant
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant
North Carolina Student Incentive Grant Program
North Carolina Community College Grant
Federal College Work Study Program
Vocational Rehabilitation
Scholarships (Foundation and Local)
Federal Family Educatonal Loan Programs

Cape Fear Community College participates in Federal, State and local programs designed to assist students and their families in meeting the rising costs of obtaining a college education. While the family is seen as the primary source for educational funds, these programs can help meet the costs.

Scholarships may be based on financial need, academic excellence or the donor can create their own criteria. Click here for financial aid forms and more information.