Students on Campus at Cape Cod Community College


  • 3000+ students served every year
  • 40 Associate Degree programs
  • 45+ Certificate programs
  • 285+ Professional faculty members
  • Home of Southeastern Massachusetts’ only Aviation Maintenance Technology degree program
  • The only state college in Southern New England approved by the Board of Higher Education offer a degree in Funeral Service


Cape Cod Community College (4Cs) is the premier higher education institution serving Cape Cod, the Greater Plymouth Area, the islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, and the Canal Region. We are the only comprehensive college on the Cape, offering Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science degrees and academic certificate programs in a wide variety of areas.

Our student community is vibrant and diverse, with approximately 6,000 students taking credit courses each year, reflecting all ages, races, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Our faculty are passionate, dedicated to student success, and they are well-regarded in their respective fields, with nearly 30% holding doctoral degrees and 60% holding master’s degrees.

We will support you, advocate for you, and give you the resources and educational strength you’ll need to finish what you start.

Your future is powerful…and we can’t wait to see you start it here.

John Cox

John Cox, Ed.D., CPA

John L. Cox, Ed.D, CPA, assumed the Presidency of Cape Cod Community College on July 1, 2012. Under his leadership 4Cs has strengthened partnerships with businesses and educational institutions across the region and has expanded educational and workforce opportunities throughout the Cape, the Islands, and all of Southeastern Massachusetts.

He has led the expansion of technical education programs, including the FAA-approved accelerated Aviation Maintenance Technician program and the Funeral Service program, located entirely on the campus of Bridgewater State University. During his presidency, 4Cs has also introduced 7-week “Quick Terms,” which deliver courses and credits in half the time of traditional classes.

Dr. Cox has been published in the International Journal of Educational Advancement, and has taught in the Higher Education Administration program at Kent State University, and the doctorate program in Community College Policy and Administration at UMUC. In addition, he has served on the National Association of College and University Business Officers Community College Council, and was a former Community College Leadership Fellow sponsored by the Maryland Association of Community Colleges and Morgan State University.

Follow President Cox on Twitter: @capecodccprez

Campus Locations:

Main Campus

2240 Iyannough Road
West Barnstable, MA 02668

The Hyannis Center

540 Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601

Plymouth Municipal Airport

246 S Meadow Road
Plymouth, MA 02360

Funeral Service Program at Bridgewater State University

131 Summer Street
Bridgewater, MA 02324

Martha’s Vineyard

100 Edgartown Vineyard Haven Road
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557