Most Selective Community Colleges in North Carolina

The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is approximately 71% per year (2021).
The most selective college in North Carolina is currently Carolinas College of Health Sciences, with an acceptance rate of 26%.

Most Selective Community Colleges in North Carolina (2021)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.26%
    1200 Blythe Blvd
    Charlotte NC  28203
    (704) 355-5043
  • Rank: #22.
    Cabarrus College of Health Sciences
    Private not-for-profit
    41%
    401 Medical Park Drive
    Concord NC  28025
    (704) 403-1555
  • Rank: #33.
    Brevard College
    Private not-for-profit
    46%
    One Brevard College Drive
    Brevard NC  28712
    (828) 884-8332
  • Rank: #44.
    William Peace University
    Private not-for-profit
    57%
    15 E Peace St
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919) 508-2000
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte
    Private not-for-profit
    86%
    Academic Center, 801 West Trade Street
    Charlotte NC  28202
    (866) 598-2427
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Louisburg College
    Private not-for-profit
    86%
    501 N. Main St.
    Louisburg NC  27549
    (919) 496-2521
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.100%
    2201 Hull Rd
    Fayetteville NC  28303
    (910) 678-8400
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Mayland Community College
    Public
    100%
    200 Mayland Drive
    Spruce Pine NC  28777
    (828) 766-1273
  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Living Arts College
    Private for-profit
    100%
    3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive
    Raleigh NC  27614
    (919) 488-8500
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