Completing the admissions application is the first step in the enrollment process at COA. Congratulations on taking the first step towards your successful educational journey!
We thank you for your interest in College of The Albemarle and are looking forward to guiding you through the enrollment process. After you submit this application, please check your email for communication from us.
Complete the Enrollment Process in FIVE easy steps!
Steps in the Enrollment Process:
Submit an Application for Admissions through CFNC Ė You are HERE!!! a. Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid Ė www.fafsa.ed.gov
Transcript Review (all previous high school and college transcripts required)
Take the placement test or receive a waiver for placement (with appropriate HS GPA and Math courses)
Advising and Registration
Applications without a social security number
Applications submitted without a Social Security number require additional processing. If you choose not to disclose your SSN, entry of your application will be delayed. In addition, you should be aware that for some purposes, for example tuition tax credit documents (1098T) and federal financial aid, social security numbers are required.
Provide a working telephone number and current mailing address so we can stay connected with you.
Financial Aid Info
For information regarding Financial Aid - http://www.albemarle.edu/students/scholarships-and-student-aid
International Students (F1 Visa)
If you are an international student applying for an I-20, please visit http://www.albemarle.edu/students/international-students/f-1-visas-for-students-overseas for additional admissions requirements.
All new students are required to complete the myCourses readiness assessment prior to enrolling in any online class - https://mycourses.albemarle.edu/. Students must complete each module with a 90% or better. Please allow us 2-3 business days to create your COA account before attempting to complete this step.
If you do not fully answer the questions regarding your Driverís License information and ALL residency questions, your application will be determined to be OUT OF STATE Tuition and you will be billed as an out of state student when you register. You may appeal this decision prior to the start of the term. Please contact the Registrarís office for further information and assistance at email@example.com. You may also visit the Student Success office on each COA campus.
The college has a re-admit procedure for inactive students that have not registered for two consecutive semesters (excluding summer). Returning students must submit official transcripts from any institutions attended since their COA departure.
College of The Albemarle is a member of the North Carolina Community College System.
College of The Albemarle is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of College of The Albemarle.
Still have questions?
Please contact the Registrarís office Ė firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call (252)335-0821
Letís get started with the Application process!
Note: To qualify for admission at COA, all students must have graduated from an accredited high school, adult high school or HSE (High School Equivalency) program or be 18 years old or older. Students must submit a copy of their official transcripts (high school and previous college) prior to enrolling in their second semester.