Cape Fear Community College

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Cape Fear Community College in downtown Wilmington, North Carolina
Cape Fear Community College
Cape Fear Community College logo.jpg
Type Community College
Established 1958
President Dr. Amanda K. Lee
Academic staff
293 Full-time
Students 12,172 Curriculum, 13,818 Continuing Education
Location Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and white
Nickname Sea Devils
Sports Basketball, soccer, golf, volleyball, cheerleading
Mascot Ray the Sea Devil
McLeod Building of Cape Fear Community College

Cape Fear Community College is a comprehensive two-year college located in Wilmington, North Carolina.

CFCC is the seventh[1] largest community college in the state with more than 25,000 students taking classes each year. The service area of Cape Fear Community College includes New Hanover and Pender counties with a campus located in downtown Wilmington, a North Campus in Castle Hayne, and a satellite center in Burgaw. CFCC also offers classes at the Alston W. Burke Surf City Campus, built in 2014.


The CFCC athletic teams for both men and women are known as the Sea Devils. The school is a member of the Carolinas Junior College Conference for athletics under the aegis of the National Junior College Athletic Association. The college offers men's basketball, men's golf, men's soccer, women's basketball, women's soccer, and women's volleyball. CFCC also has a cheerleading squad and a variety of intramural activities.

Their basketball/volleyball arena is the Joe and Barbara Schwartz Center, which is also home to the Wilmington Sea Dawgs of the Tobacco Road Basketball League.

Notable alumni[edit]

Coordinates: 34°13′33″N 77°56′41″W / 34.2257255°N 77.9447102°W / 34.2257255; -77.9447102


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