The purpose of Fayetteville Technical Community College is to provide low cost vocational/technical,general education, college transfer, and continuing education programs which meet the needs and desires of its students and community. To improve the educational base of society, FTCC encourages lifelong learrning and strives to prepare students for further educational experiences.
FTCC identifies the educational needs of applicants and assists students in satisfying these needs at a minimal expense. Each adult who applies will be admitted to a program appropriate to his or her abilities and interests. The College is in partnership with the public school system through Tech Prep and other programs. Further, agreements with four-year colleges and universities support the educational continuum from high school through the baccalaureate degree.
Curricular programs reflect the changing technical, commercial, industrial, and health needs of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, and surrounding areas. Various curricula offer Read more… certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees. As a learning-centered College, FTCC offers courses and programs at times and places convenient to prospective students. Courses are also available for high school graduates who need additional academic preparation before attempting college work.
FTCC provides instruction in the basic life skills needed to contribute effectively to society. Continuing Education programs are designed to meet specific needs in basic educational competencies, high school completion, upgrading occupational skillks, and other avocational or practical skills required for the rapidly changing technological advances in the community.
|Campus Setting:||Mid-size city|
|Highest Degree Offered:||Associate's|
|Level of Institution:||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
I truly enjoyed attending FTCC. I loved the teachers, the students, and the environment. Although I encountered a few difficult teachers, for the most part they were very understanding and friendly. The students at FTCC are also more likely to be dedicated to their education since it is a community college where the majority of the students are non-traditional students (adults with a job/family who are trying to get a degree to better their lives), so you can be sure you won’t be bothered by any unnecessary distractions caused at typical four-year institutions. The environment is also very clean and inviting, so even when you’re not learning you can relax on campus.» Read More