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Students are considered independent if they can answer "yes" to one of the dependency questions on the FAFSA. These questions ask if student is 24, married, has a dependent, is on active duty, etc. Students that are self-supporting are not necessarily considered independent.
Frequently Asked Questions
Types of Aid
Private education loans via a lender of your choice is now available to help you meet educational expenses at CCCC.
The Veterans Affairs Office assists veterans and their eligible dependents in processing their VA applications to receive educational benefits under the Post 9/11, Montgomery GI Bill, Dependent Education Assistance, and Vocational Rehabilitation.