Montgomery Community College

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837 students
Public institution

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Montgomery Community College will provide quality educational opportunities including basic skills, occupational, associate, and pre-baccalaureate programs; support economic development by offering workforce training and retraining; improve the quality of life for individuals and the community; and respond to the changing needs of the local, state, and global environment.
School Highlights:
Montgomery Community College serves 837 students (46% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Montgomery Community College is the only community colleges within Montgomery County, NC.
The nearest community college is Stanly Community College (20.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Montgomery 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 837 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 21% over five years.
Total Enrollment
837 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
381 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 456 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 2%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 2%
7%
% Black 14%
12%
% White 81%
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. 0.32
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,283 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 37% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,427 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,283 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,427 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The State Board of Education issued a charter to Montgomery Technical Institute on September 7, 1967. As directed by law, eight members were appointed to the Board of Trustees. In November 1967, administrative and teaching personnel were employed. Extension classes were conducted in 1967-68, and full-time curriculum students were accepted in August 1968. The institution's first students were graduated in June 1969. Adult Basic Education and adult high school diploma programs began in October 1968. Montgomery Technical College in 1983 in accordance with legislative and board approval, and in September 1987, the Board of Trustees and Montgomery County Commissioners voted for the name to be officially changed to Montgomery Community College as authorized by the North Carolina General Assembly. The Montgomery Community College campus now includes facilities of approximately 125,000 square feet on 153 acres of land. The most recent addition to the campus is the newly constructed Business, Industry, Technology Resource Center. The Business, Industry, Technology Resource Center contains 44,800 square feet of floor space utilized for an electronic library, a totally interactive classroom to transmit and receive real-time voice, video, and data on the North Carolina Information Highway (NCIH), and classrooms/laboratories. The Center is designed to serve as a facilitation site for training both on campus and within a work place, and employers can utilize the Center for training all levels of staff. Montgomery Community College offers programs of study within five areas: Arts & Sciences, Business Technology, Commercial Technology, Health/Public Services Technology. Classes are offered during the day and evening. Successful completion of a program may result in an Associate degree, diploma, or certificate. The college is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates.

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