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Connect with an Admissions Specialist virtually:

  • Monday: 9-11 a.m., 2-4 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 9-11 a.m., 3:00-5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9-11 a.m., 3:00-5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 9-11 a.m., 2-4 p.m.

6/23/21 - Virtual Office will be available 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Admissions Virtual Office - Morning Sessions
OR CALL 646-876-9923, Meeting ID: 840 0804 0122

Admissions Virtual Office - Monday/Thursday Afternoons
OR CALL 646-876-9923 Meeting ID: 891 6955 9846

Admissions Virtual Office - Tuesday/Wednesday Afternoons
OR CALL 646-876-9923 Meeting ID: 811 3490 3646

After your visit with an Admissions staff member, please take a couple of minutes to provide feedback about your advising appointment by completing our Admissions Survey.

Change of Majors

If you are interested in changing your major or adding on a double-major, please send an email from your cougarmail with this request along with your name, student ID, intended new major, and the reason for the change to the Admissions Specialist that corresponds with your campus, major, and last name.

In some cases, our staff could connect you with the Career Center to ensure you are on the correct academic pathway. To connect to the Career Center, call (919) 718-7396.

Students can also complete this process in person at any main campus.

Withdrawals or Drop/Add

If you are interested in withdrawing from course(s) for the current semester, please send an email from your cougarmail with this request along with your name, student ID, courses you want to withdraw from, and the reason for the withdrawal to the Admissions Specialist that corresponds with your campus, major, and last name.

Students can also complete this process in person at any main campus.

Please use the list of contacts below to assist you in connecting with the services or resources you are seeking. You will find our Admissions Specialists divided by county and will be able to identify your Admissions Specialist by your chosen academic pathway and/or last name. Feel free to make an appointment with your Admissions Specialist for questions about the admissions process, assistance with advising and registration, withdrawing from courses, or questions regarding changing your academic pathway.

General Contacts

Office Chatham County Harnett County Lee County
Admissions (919) 545-8000 (910) 814-8863 (919) 718-7300
Bookstore (910) 814-8810 (919) 718-7275
Business Office (919) 542-6495 (910) 893-9101 (919) 718-7517
Campus Tours (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7300
Career Center (919) 545-8054 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7396
Counseling (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7300
Distance Education (919) 718-7511 (910) 718-7511 (919) 718-7529
Financial Aid (919) 718-7229 (919) 718-7229 (919) 718-7229
General Information (919) 542-6495 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 775-5401
Library (919) 545-8090 (910) 814-8843 (919) 718-7244
Parking Permit (919) 542-6495 (910) 893-9101 (919) 775-5401
Placement Testing (919) 545-8029 (910) 814-8863 (919) 718-7300
Registrar (919) 718-7201 (919) 718-7201 (919) 718-7201
Scholarships (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827 (919) 718-7279
Student Accessibility Services (919) 718-7416 (919) 718-7416 (919) 718-7416
Student Services (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7300
Tuition and Fees (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7517

Chatham County Admissions Specialists

Ashlee Dockery

Contact Details
Programs
  • Library Information Technology
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • All other programs (Last Names A-M)
Bio

Ashlee was born and raised in Apex, NC. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies, as well as a Master of Education degree from Liberty University. Ashlee has experience working in higher education at both 2- year and 4-year institutions. Ashlee enjoys helping students accomplish their goals while exceeding their own greatest expectations. In her free time, Ashlee enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and watching football (Go Steelers!).

Ramona Petty

Contact Details
Programs
  • All other programs N-Z
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Last names A-L)
Bio

Ramona has been in the education field for over 25 years. She started her career at her alma mater, Wake Forest University. She also worked at UNC-Chapel Hill in the School of Journalism before coming to CCCC. She has been with the college for almost 15 years. She has gained experience with private and public institutions and now with the community college system. She started her career at CCCC in the Continuing Education Division.

Harnett County Admissions Specialists

Emma Belcher

Contact Details
Programs
  • Associate in Arts
  • Associate in Science
  • Associate in Engineering
  • Barbering
  • Cosmetology
  • Business
  • Criminal Justice
  • Early Childhood
Bio

Emma was born and raised in Surry County, NC. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology from The University of North Carolina at Wilmington and a Master of Science in Biological Sciences from Clemson University. She joined CCCC in 2014 as an adjunct instructor and has been a full time biology instructor and advisor since 2015. Her passion and inspiration for teaching comes from her mother who retired from education. In her spare time, Emma enjoys attending UNC-CH football games (GO HEELS!), traveling with her husband, and playing tennis.

Shatea McNeill

Contact Details
Programs
  • Health Information Technology
  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing
  • All Other Programs
Bio

Shatea received both her BSc in Business Administration, and MBA from Indiana Tech. Shatea has over nine years of experience working in higher education with students at various colleges. Shatea joined CCCC in 2017 and has a passion for helping students both identify and meet their career goals. In her free time she enjoys gaming, traveling, writing, and is a fan of the New York Jets and Mets.

Lee County Admissions Specialists

Kimberly Brzozowski

Contact Details
Programs
  • Associates Degree Nursing (Last Names M-Z)
  • Business & Accounting (Last Names: M-Z)
  • Medical Sonography (Last Names: A-L)
  • Healthcare Management
  • University Transfer (Last Names: G-M)
  • Special Credit (Last Names: G-M)
Bio

Kim is proud to be a Chatham County native and is happy to be able to assist students in the surrounding communities. She received a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Professional Writing Certification from the University of North Carolina Wilmington. It is there, as a work-study student that she discovered her passion for higher education. Since graduating, she has worked almost ten years at North Carolina Community Colleges, with the majority of her time working for TRiO Programs at Central Carolina Community College. She enjoys advising students and helping them achieve their academic goals. When not at work she likes to go explore local parks with her husband and son.

Derek Lewis

Contact Details
Programs
  • Associate Degree Nursing (Last Names A-L)
  • Business & Accounting (Last Names A-L)
  • Medical Office Administration
  • Office Administration
  • Special Credit (Last Names A-F)
  • University Transfer (Last Names A-F)
Bio

Derek is a proud product of the community college system having earned his AA in History at East Georgia College. He has since earned degrees in History and Russian at the University of Georgia and Georgia Southern University. He taught for 10 years in high school and community colleges in Virginia and North Carolina. Derek joined CCCC in the fall of 2017 to work with pre-nursing students. In his spare time, you will find Derek volunteering with the Boy Scouts, his church, and exploring the rich history of North Carolina with his wife.

Thadd McElreath

Contact Details
Programs
  • Accounting
  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Engineering
  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice Technology
  • Education Department
  • Paralegal
  • Welding
Bio

Thadd received his Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education from Campbell University, and earned a Master of Science in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation from Emporia State University. Thadd has 15+ years of experience working with students on multiple educational levels, including joining CCCC in 2010 as a full time Health and Fitness Science Instructor. Thadd has also served as a part time Admissions Specialist at CCCC since 2012. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, as well as with his church family. Thadd enjoys watching sports and finding fun ways to stay physically active.

Jena Nicely

Contact Details
Programs
  • Broadcast Production
  • Computer Engineering Technology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dental Program (A-L)
  • Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Paralegal
  • Special Credit (Last Names S-Z)
  • University Transfer (Last Names S-Z)
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Last Names A-L)
Bio

Jena received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Florida State University and earned a Master of Arts in Counselor Education from the University of Central Florida. She has experience working as an academic advisor and mental health counselor. Jena enjoys helping students identify and accomplish their goals. In her free time, Jena enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to concerts, reading, and traveling.

Ramona Petty

Contact Details
Programs
  • Medical Sonography (Last Names M-Z)
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Last Names M-Z)
Bio

Ramona has been in the education field for over 25 years. She started her career at her alma mater, Wake Forest University. She also worked at UNC-Chapel Hill in the School of Journalism before coming to CCCC. She has been with the college for almost 15 years. She has gained experience with private and public institutions and now with the community college system. She started her career at CCCC in the Continuing Education Division.

Adam Wade

Contact Details
Programs
  • Automotive Restoration
  • Automotive Systems
  • Bioprocess Technology
  • Computer Integrated Machining
  • Cosmetic Arts Programs
  • Dental Programs (Last Names M-Z)
  • Early Childhood
  • Health & Fitness Science
  • Human Services
  • Industrial Systems
  • Motorcycle Mechanics
  • Paralegal
  • University Transfer & Special Credit (Last Names N-R)
  • Welding
Bio

Adam received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, and earned a Master of Arts in College Student Development from Appalachian State University. Adam has experience working with students at both 2-year and 4-year institutions. Adam joined CCCC in 2015 and loves working with students to discover their path. In his spare time, Adam enjoys running, spending time with friends and family, cooking, and traveling.

Program Specific Specialists

Robert Powell

Contact Details
Contact Details
Programs
  • Basic Law Enforcement

Lee County Staff

Mary Brown

Contact Details
Responsibilities
  • Administers TEAS Exam, RISE Placement Test, and Nursing Bridge Exams
  • Assist students with registering for Short Term Training Courses
Bio

Mary was born in San Pablo, CA and raised in Sacramento, CA. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services. Mary joined CCCC in the spring of 2017 in the Continuing Education Department and has since joined the Admissions Department as the Testing Coordinator. In her spare time you will find her traveling the Southeast with her husband supporting her four sons as they play travel basketball, watching sports, and relaxing with her family.

Paciddia McDonald

Contact Details
Responsibilities
  • Assist students with registering for Short Term Training Courses
  • Issues Continuing Education transcripts
Bio

Paciddia received her Associate in Arts from Central Carolina Community College. Paciddia has over 15 years of experience working in education from volunteering in elementary schools and substitute teaching at CCCC for the Continuing Education department for over 10 years. She loves helping students strive towards their goals and aspirations. In her spare time, she works on building her life insurance business.