Minimum Application Requirements

  • Complete the Cape Fear Community College General Admission Application (www.cfcc.edu/admissions)
  • Complete the appropriate Place Test if required by the Admission Office and meet minimum cut-off scores on the Placement Test
  • Request Official transcripts from a regionally accredited high school/GED agency and ALL colleges attended
  • A minimum GPA of 2.5 is expected in all post-secondary courses completed at CFCC
  • Complete a Biology course with a grade of “C” or better within 3 years of start date of the Dental Hygiene Program
  • Complete a Chemistry course with a grade of “C” or better within 5 years of start date of the Dental Hygiene Program
  • Complete a Dental Observation of a Registered Dental Hygienist for a minimum of 6 hours (insert hyperlink to Dental Observation Form)
  • Only courses completed prior to the application deadline will be counted toward admission points
  • Application Period is January 25, 2018 – March 29, 2018
  • Once admitted, the program begins in August
  • Classes are held Monday – Friday from 8 am to 5 pm