Pitt Community College

Tel: 252493-7200
8,902 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
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Pitt Community College serves 8,902 students (52.46% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
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Pitt Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Pitt County, NC.
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The nearest community college is Miller-Motte College-Greenville (3.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 448 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Pitt Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 448 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 8,902 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 8,902 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 4,670 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 4,232 students
1,017 students
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
28%
12%
% White
30%
57%
% Unknown races
39%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
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. 0.46 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,979 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,122 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,979 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,122 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Since opening in 1961, Pitt Community College has been educating and empowering people for success through a diverse selection of hands-on training programs and by offering the quality instruction, learning resources and technology necessary for students to build solid foundations for whatever career paths they choose. 

It is PCC’s mission to make a college education affordable and barrier-free. In-state residents pay low tuition and fees, and the college offers financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships and loans to help those in financial need. PCC also offers evening and weekend classes and online classes to accommodate our students’ busy schedules. 

Prospective students are encouraged to visit the PCC campus or the college website, www.pittcc.edu, to learn more.

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Did You Know?
For North Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,422 per year for in-state students and $8,179 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,443 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 67%. 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 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in North Carolina is Robeson Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.