Surry Community College

630 S. Main St., Dobson,
NC, 27017-8432
Tel:
3,478 students
Public institution

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The mission of Surry Community College is to promote personal growth and community development through excellence in teaching, learning, and service.
School Highlights:
Surry Community College serves 3,478 students (49% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Surry Community College is the only community colleges within Surry County, NC.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Surry 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 3,478 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,478 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
1,704 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 1,774 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian -
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 3%
7%
% Black 2%
12%
% White 94%
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. 0.12
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,419 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 42% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,563 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,419 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,563 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Surry Community College is a public, community-centered, comprehensive community college with an open-door admissions policy. It is a member institution of the North Carolina Community College System with a primary service area of Surry and Yadkin counties. The College offers educational programs which lead to associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. It also offers a variety of learning opportunities and services through continuing education offerings. The college offers programs and services at Dobson campus, Yadkin Center campus, and at other locations throughout Surry and Yadkin Counties. Surry Community College curriculum programs lead to the following academic degrees: Associate in Arts Degree (A.A.), Associate in Science Degree (A.S.), Associate in Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.) and Associate in General Education Degree (A.G.E.). Students who complete the A.A. or A.S. degree, including the general education core and appropriate electives, are assured that their credits will transfer to the University of North Carolina System schools. Diploma programs are designed to prepare students for initial employment in skilled occupations, to retrain skilled workers for new occupations, and to provide skill upgrading for one's advancement in current occupations. Most of these diploma programs require one year of participation on a full-time basis to complete, although courses can be taken on a part-time basis.

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