Regional Accreditation

Cape Fear Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Cape Fear Community College.

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Accreditations & Certifications Of Select Programs

Associate Degree Nursing:

The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. The address and telephone number of the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing is 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 Atlanta, Georgia 30326, (404) 975-5000. info@acenursing.org

Criminal Justice Technology:

The North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission. The address and telephone number of the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission is NC Criminal Justice Standards Division, NC Department of Justice, 114 West Edenton Street, PO Drawer 149 Raleigh, NC 27602, (910) 716-6470.

Dental Assisting:

The Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. The address and telephone number of the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association is 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678, (312) 440-4653.

Dental Hygiene:

The Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. The address and telephone number of the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association is 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678, (312) 440-4653. The dental hygiene program is accredited without reporting requirements.

Medical Sonography:

The Medical Sonography Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in cooperation with the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS). The address and telephone number of CAAHEP is 1361 Park St. Clearwater, FL 33756, 727-210-2350. The address and telephone number of the JRC-DMS is 2025 Woodlane Dr. St. Paul, MN 55125-2998, 651-731-1582.

Occupational Therapy Assistant:

The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 5720 Montgomery Lane, PO Box 3220, Bethesda, MD 20824-1220, (301) 652-AOTA.

Pharmacy Technology:

The American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP), 7272 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland, 20814, (301) 657-3000

Phlebotomy:

The National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 8710 W. Bryn Marr Avenue, Suite 670, Chicago, IL 60631-3415, (773) 714-8880.

Practical Nursing:

The North Carolina Board of Nursing, PO Box 2129 Raleigh, NC 27602, (919) 782-3211.

Radiography:

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 N. Wacker
Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182,
(312) 704-5300, www.jrcert.org.

Surgical Technology:

The Surgical Technology Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in cooperation with the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP),  1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, (727) 210-2350.

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA), 6 W. Dry Creek Circle, Suite #110, Littleton, CO 80120, (303) 694-9262.


WEATHER ALERT

Cape Fear Community College will remain closed through Saturday, September 22, due to the impact of Hurricane Florence. All classes and events scheduled to be held at CFCC, as well as student events, athletic events, practices and related activities have been canceled through Saturday, September 22. On Friday, September 21, the College will send out an update regarding reopening. In the meantime, everyone is urged to follow the direction of emergency officials regarding public safety and travel. Please continue to monitor local news media and follow CFCC’s social media accounts for all updates regarding reopening, and please heed the advice of emergency officials. Web: http://www.cfcc.edu Twitter: @cfcc Facebook: @capefearcc Instagram: @capefearcc