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Cape Fear Community College

Wilmington, NC 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate66%

About Cape Fear Community College

Cape Fear Community College is a public, state college in the city of Wilmington, North Carolina. Cape Fear Community College was founded in 1959. The college currently enrolls around 9,748 students a year, including 9,102 undergraduates.

Cape Fear Community College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is not competitive to get into Cape Fear Community College. In 2021, Cape Fear Community College accepted 66% of applicants. In 2021, 4,629 students applied to Cape Fear Community College and 3,071 were admitted.

Cape Fear Community College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 66%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional Yes

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Cape Fear Community College is located in the city of Wilmington, North Carolina,.

If you would like to see Cape Fear Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Wilmington, or book a flight to the nearest airport, New Hanover County International.

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College Info

411 North Front Street Wilmington, NC 28401

Campus Setting: Urban

Cape Fear Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Cape Fear Community College is Continuous processing.

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Cape Fear Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Cape Fear Community College is like? There are approximately 9,748 students enrolled at Cape Fear Community College, including 9,102 undergraduate students and 646 graduate students. 43% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from NC and 6% percent of students are from other states.


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