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RIBN Program Requirements

UNCW First-Year Admissions 
Requirements (Deadline February 1)

  • Four units of English
  • Two units of social studies (one in US History)
  • Four units of mathematics (algebra I, algebra II, geometry, and an advanced unit of mathematics beyond algebra II)
  • Three units of science (life science, physical science, and a laboratory course; biology and chemistry preferred)
  • Two units of a language other than English

SAT Requirements

Meet UNCW SAT/ACT admissions’ requirement

UNCW Transfer Admissions Requirements (Deadline March 1)

To be considered for Admission, you must:

  • Be eligible to return to the last institution attended.
  • Have attained a 2.50 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) on all transferable work attempted at all institutions attended.
  • Have completed at least 24 semester hours of transferable credit.
  • Have completed six hours of college-level English.
  • Have completed three hours of college-level mathematics.
  • Re-enrolling UNCW students see the Registrar’s office.

RIBN Application Requirements

  • Acceptance into UNCW as First Year or Transfer student.
  • Submit CFCC admission application complete with transcripts and SAT scores. Note: This is not an application for RIBN
  • Schedule a meeting with the Student Success Advisor, Erin Luce RN BSN at 910.362.7634 or
  • Take the PSB with a minimum score of 30%.
  • Complete RIBN application
  • Applicants will be notified by mail of acceptance into the RIBN program.
  • Preference is given to North Carolina residents.
  • Prior to entering year 2 of the RIBN curriculum, each student will be required to have a criminal background check.

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-Thursday: 7:30am to 5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am to 12:00pm

Accessibility Services

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