North Carolina Community Colleges

There are 74 community colleges located throughout North Carolina (60 public colleges and 14 private colleges), serving 249,744 students.
For North Carolina community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,422 per year for in-state students and $8,179 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,443 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 70% (view national acceptance rates).
North Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.70 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 43% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 21:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NC) School Average
American Indian
2%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
6%
Black
26%
White
57%
Two or more races
2%
Unknown
5%

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