Pamlico Community College

5049 Hwy 306 South, Grantsboro
NC, 28529
Tel:
570 students
Public institution

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Pamlico Community College, a two-year college with an open door policy, is committed to providing accessible and affordable quality education, relevant training, and lifelong learning opportunities for the people served by the college. The College offers curriculum programs for certificate, diploma, and terminal Applied Science degrees and transfer options through the Associate in Arts degree; Continuing Education programs providing short-term occupational extension training, avocational courses, and basic skills and services to businesses, groups, and individuals that improve the quality of life.
School Highlights:
Pamlico Community College serves 570 students (40% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Pamlico Community College is the only community colleges within Pamlico County, NC.
The nearest community college is Craven Community College (15.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Pamlico 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 570 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
570 students
1,287 students
Pamlico Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
230 students
832 students
Pamlico Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 340 students
1,021 students
Pamlico Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Pamlico Community College sch enrollment Pamlico Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Pamlico Community College Asian (2010-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Pamlico Community College Hispanic (2007-2011)
% Black
32%
12%
Pamlico Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
66%
66%
Pamlico Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Pamlico Community College sch ethnicity Pamlico 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. 0.46 0.45
Pamlico Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,246 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 37% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,390 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,246 $5,940
Pamlico Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,390 $10,072
Pamlico Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

From its humble origin in 1962 as an Industrial Education Center located on the campus of Pamlico County High School, Pamlico Community College has evolved into an expanding campus of its own where hundreds come to pursue degrees, diplomas, certificates and opportunities to enrich one's quality of life. We offer 12 academic programs and a broad selection of Continuing Education courses ranging from GED instruction to the US Coast Guard Captain's Licensing. Whether planning to own a business, improve computer skills, or style hair, opportunities await. The college is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award Associate Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates; is approved for the training of veterans and eligible dependents; and is a member institution of the North Carolina Community College System and American Association of Colleges and Junior Colleges.

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