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Steps to Apply for New and
Returning Students

Whether you are a new student or returning to CCC to complete a degree, diploma, or certificate, we welcome you to Yeti Nation!


New and Returning Students will complete many of the same application steps listed below. If you have questions regarding your steps, please contact admissions at 704-669-4081 or

New and Returning students who have an RDS and/or CFNC account will need to log in using the links below. If you do not know your login information, please use the forgot username/password link. You DO NOT want to create a new account if you have an existing one.

If you are applying for a Health Science program (Associate Degree Nursing, Practical Nursing, Medical Assisting, Radiography, or Surgical Technology) there will be additional admissions steps prior to program acceptance. More information is available here.

Choosing a major…

What does CCC offer?

CCC offers a variety of associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. When completing your admissions application, you must choose a program of study which will allow us to pair you with an academic advisor. (Programs of study can be changed at a later date).

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Still unsure?

Choosing your major can be a stressful and difficult decision, but a career assessment can help! CCC has a free assessment tool to determine your interests and strengths to help match you with a major we offer.

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Steps to Apply