Haywood Community College

185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde
NC, 28721-9901
Tel: (828)627-2821
2,226 students
Public institution

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The mission of Haywood Community College is to offer accessible educational, social, and cultural opportunities to residents of Haywood County and the surrounding area. Through its open-door policy, the College strives to meet the needs of students with varying backgrounds, resources, interests, abilities, and career goals. In recognition of this diversity, the College provides a variety of quality programs and services that are responsive to the needs of all individuals.
School Highlights:
Haywood Community College serves 2,226 students (45% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Haywood Community College is the only community colleges within Haywood County, NC.
The nearest community college is Southwestern Community College (Sylva) (19.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Haywood 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 2,226 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 900% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,226 students
1,283 students
# Full-Time Students
997 students
832 students
# Part-Time Students 1,229 students
1,020 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Haywood Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
8%
12%
% White
89%
66%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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. 0.20 0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,234 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 31% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,458 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,234 $5,940
Haywood Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,458 $10,075
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

We are committed to providing comprehensive programs and services that are current, convenient, and affordable, and a supportive learning environment for you. In addition, Haywood Community College offers state-of-the-art instructional equipment, people who treat students as adults, and a campus acclaimed for its beauty. The design of associate degree programs, diploma programs and certificate programsprograms at Haywood Community College is to provide meaningful formal curricula meeting a wide variety of individual needs. To that end, the College offers the following degrees: Associate in Arts (AA), Associate in Applied Science (AAS), Associate in Fine Arts (AFA), Associate in Science (AS), and Associate in General Education (AGE). The college also offers many diploma programs as well as certificate programs. Moreover, Haywood Community College makes available a wide range of course offerings in day, extended-day (evening), and distance learning formats, as well as many diploma and certificate programs. The College has courses and curricula designed for workforce development, college and university transfer, and for personal development and enrichment. Terminal curricula are those for individuals who plan to enter or remain in the workforce immediately upon concluding their program of studies at the College. Transfer curricula are for those planning to further their formal education through completion of a baccalaureate degree at a senior college or university. Transfer curricula normally consist of the first two years of a typical four-year baccalaureate degree. Through the Alliance Program, students may complete three years of undergraduate study at the College in selected disciplines, and then complete their final year of academic work at a senior college or university. Students can also complete many courses on-line.

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