Halifax Community College is a public, two-year educational institution with an open-door admissions policy. The purpose of the College is to improve the quality of life and the educational and economic base of the service area. The College prepares adults for the workforce through certificate, diploma and associate degree programs as well as life-long learning opportunities. The College strives to meet the needs of the student population, business community, area industries, and public agencies by providing low-cost, geographically accessible education at convenient times.
Halifax Community College serves 1,354 students (50.74% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Halifax Community College is the only community colleges within Halifax County