Admission Process

  1. Complete the Cape Fear Community College General Admission Application online (cfcc.edu/admissions)
  2. Send official copies of all transcripts from high school and ALL colleges attended to:

Cape Fear Community College
Attn: Admissions
411 N Front St
Wilmington, NC 28401

  1. Meet minimum application requirements
    • Placement tests
    • Biology and Chemistry courses as outlined in the Dental Hygiene Information Packet
  2. Complete Observation of Registered Dental Hygienist
    • Minimum of 6 hours
    • Student and dental office must complete the required Dental Observation Form
    • The Dental Observation Form must be mailed directly from the dental office to:

Cape Fear Community College
Attn: Counseling
411 North Front St
Wilmington, NC 28401

  1. Visit the CFCC Counseling Office during the application period (Please refer to the Dental Hygiene Information Packet for application dates) to file an Intent to Apply and schedule to take the Psychological Service Bureau (PSB) Health Occupations Exam
  2. The student should have his/her schedule with them
  3. Be prepared to pay $25 for the PSB Exam
  4. The PSB cannot be scheduled unless the applicant meets ALL minimum requirements to apply to the Dental Hygiene Program
  5. Please refer to the PSB information in the Dental Hygiene Information Packet