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Career and Technical Education Pathways

Get a head start on career and technical pathways that will lead to a career!

CFCC Career and Technical Pathways

Admission Requirements

To be accepted to this program, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a high school junior or senior;
  • Have the approval of your high school principal or designee;
  • Meet any College Placement Testing requirements.

The programs listed below require Accuplacer test scores or equivalent scores from PSAT, PLAN, ACT or SAT.

  • Automotive Systems Tech requires 57 on Reading.
  • Business Administration requires 80 on Reading.
  • Cosmetology requires 57 on Reading.
  • Criminal Justice requires 80 on Reading.
  • Culinary Arts requires 80 on Reading.
  • Electrical Systems Technology requires 80 on Reading, 55 on Arithmetic, and 55 on Elementary Algebra.
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology requires 55 on Arithmetic.
  • Medical Office Administration requires 80 on Reading, 55 on Arithmetic, and 55 on Elementary Algebra.
Potential CCP students are welcome to register to take the Accuplacer.  We offer multiple sessions each week.  Registration for these sessions is done online at

Application Process

The Application Deadline for admission for the Fall 2014 semester is April 15, 2014. Your application, current high school transcripts and college placement scores must be submitted and processed before you may register for classes.  Please see your high school career counselor for more info.  Interested, home-schooled students should contact Brian Weeks at (910) 362-7115 or


Wilmington Campus
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

North Campus
4500 Blue Clay Road
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Burgaw Center
100 East Industrial Drive
Burgaw, NC 28425

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Accessibility Services

Cape Fear Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, political affiliation or age.