Brunswick Community College

50 College Rd, Bolivia
NC, 28422-9021
Tel: (910)755-7300
1,471 students
Public institution

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The mission of Brunswick Community College, a public, two-year educational institution, chartered in 1979 and centrally located in Brunswick County, North Carolina, is to provide accessible and affordable programs and services that meet the educational and cultural needs of the community and to provide opportunities for individuals to be successful.
School Highlights:
Brunswick Community College serves 1,471 students (47% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Brunswick Community College is the only community colleges within Brunswick County, NC.
The nearest community college is Cape Fear Community College (21.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Brunswick 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 1,471 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,471 students
1,287 students
Brunswick Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
697 students
832 students
Brunswick Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 774 students
1,021 students
Brunswick Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Brunswick Community College sch enrollment Brunswick Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Brunswick Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
13%
12%
Brunswick Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
85%
66%
Brunswick Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Brunswick Community College sch ethnicity Brunswick 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. 0.26 0.45
Brunswick Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,308 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,452 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,308 $5,845
Brunswick Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,452 $10,047
Brunswick Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Brunswick Community College is a tax-supported, public, nonprofit school under the control of a board of Trustees. It was established by the North Carolina Legislature in July 1979 under provisions of the General Statutes of North Carolina. It is supervised by the North Carolina Community College System and the North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges. Brunswick Community College was chartered as Brunswick Technical Institute. On May 1, 1979, the General Assembly passed a bill to permit technical institutes to change their names to technical colleges with the approval of the Board of Trustees and the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners. On October 5, 1979, the Board of Trustees, with the approval of the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners, voted unanimously to change the name of the institution to Brunswick Technical College. The College received its initial accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools in 1983. In 1988, the College's name was changed to Brunswick Community College to reflect statewide changes in community colleges. At Brunswick Community College, our students discover their career potential through a varied curriculum. Get the technical skills needed to take advantage of expanding career opportunities in Health Care, Information Technology, Business Technology and Public and Personal Service. Begin your journey into the world of Arts and Sciences while completing the equivalent of the first two years of a four-year college degree at a fraction of the cost. Technical programs prepare students for entry-level jobs in paraprofessional fields. With experience, many technicians move into professional and managerial positions. Most technical programs are two years in duration and must contain a basic core of 15 semester hour credits (SHC) of general education courses. The core must include two communication courses and at least one course from each of the following areas: humanities/fine arts, social/behavioral sciences, and natural sciences/mathematics.

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Did You Know?
For North Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,156 per year for in-state students and $7,913 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,435 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 72%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

North Carolina 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 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Robeson Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.