Northeast Community College

Tel: 4023712020
5,008 students
Public institution
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Northeast Community College provides comprehensive, lifelong, learning-centered educational opportunities and services to meet the diverse needs of our public.
School Highlights:
Northeast Community College serves 5,008 students (44% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 25%.
Northeast Community College is the only community colleges within Madison County, NE.
The nearest community college is St Luke's College (60.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 174 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College Northeast Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 174 staff
61 staff
Northeast Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 5,008 has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 123% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,008 students 1,296 students
Northeast Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
21:1
Northeast Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,209 students
814 students
Northeast Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,799 students
1,040 students
Northeast Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Northeast Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Northeast Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
21%
Northeast Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
Northeast Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
84%
51%
Northeast Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Northeast Community College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Northeast Community College Unknown (2010-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Northeast Community College Non Resident (2008-2013)
Northeast Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.29 0.68
Northeast Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,165 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,215 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 61% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,165 $5,660
Northeast Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,215 $10,250
Northeast Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 345 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
89%
Northeast Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketball, Golf,
Soccer, Softball,
Volleyball
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Established by the state legislature in 1973 as a comprehensive community college offering vocational/technical, liberal arts, college transfer, and continuing education, Northeast Community College is a modern, two-year college located at the northeast edge of Norfolk, Nebraska, and serves residents of a 20-county area in northeast Nebraska. Northeast is the only community college in the state with one-and two-year vocational, liberal arts, and adult education programs all on one main campus. From the merger of two separate and distinct institutions�Northeastern Nebraska College and Northeast Nebraska Technical College�Northeast Community College has become a unique college with its own identity. Northeast Community College provides comprehensive, affordable, and quality learning opportunities that are responsive to the diverse needs of the individuals served. We believe students are active partners in a learning process enhanced through effective and professional instruction. Northeast Community College promotes and provides lifelong learning opportunities that encourage people to contribute to society as thoughtful and responsible global citizens. Northeast Community College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools to award two-year Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science, and Associate in Nursing degrees, one-year diplomas, and certificates.

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Did You Know?
For Nebraska public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,870 per year for in-state students and $4,029 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,131 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Nebraska community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Nebraska is Vatterott College-Spring Valley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.