A collage of students working in various workforce programs

Please note that Student ID numbers are required to purchase books at the College (Book) Store. These numbers are given to you when you register at the Continuing Education window for class.

Admission Fees

Admission to all publicly offered continuing education programs is open to adults 18 years of age and older on a first-come, space-available basis unless special admission requirements must be met. Individuals ages 16 and 17 can be served if a minor applicant form is completed prior to the class start date. However, the student must meet any pre-requisite or admission requirements. Certain classes require a background check, placement tests, and a high school diploma or GED. All classes require pre-payment (cash, check, Master Card, American Express, Discover, or Visa).

Registration is Easy

Our registration hours are:
Monday – Thursday, 7:30am – 5:30pm
Friday, 7:30am – 4:30pm
Registration Form
This form is to be used for all classes.

In person or by mail:

Continuing Education Administrative Office
Kenneth B. Hurst Continuing Education Building
444 Western Boulevard
Jacksonville, NC 28546
(on Coastal’s campus, corner of Western Boulevard and University Drive)

By email:


By fax:

(910) 347-6174

Company Registration

Arrangements can be made for companies to pay for classes by purchase orders, checks, or credit cards. Call (910) 938-6294 for information.
To request that your company be invoiced for registration costs, submit a Request for Billing Form.
Pre-registration is required for all classes.

Additional Fees

Course fees are noted with each course listing. Payment of additional fees is due at time of registration, along with the course fee. Please check course listing for deadlines. Some courses have additional charges for supplies, insurance, or other essential expenses, which are also noted in the course descriptions. In most courses, students are responsible for purchasing any special materials required for the class. No registration is complete without the payment of all applicable fees or receipt of official authorization for payment from the registrant’s employer.