Northeast Community College

801 E Benjamin, Norfolk
NE, 68702-0469
Tel: (402)371-2020
5,035 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 5,035 students (45% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 17%.
Northeast Community College is the only community colleges within Madison County, NE.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Northeast Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 5,035 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 36% over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,035 students
1,287 students
Northeast Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,267 students
832 students
Northeast Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,768 students
1,021 students
Northeast Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Northeast Community College sch enrollment Northeast Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Northeast Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
Northeast Community College Black (2006-2011)
% White
92%
66%
Northeast Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Northeast Community College More (2011-2012)
Northeast Community College sch ethnicity Northeast Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.15 0.45
Northeast Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,837 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $2,837 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,837 $5,940
Northeast Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $2,837 $10,072
Northeast Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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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