Brevard College

One Brevard College Drive
Brevard, NC 28712
Top Ranked (2024): View Rankings

School Highlights

Brevard College serves 828 students (97% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 9:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Enrollment: 828 students
  • Private-state tuition: $26,170
  • Acceptance Rate: 45%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 4:1
  • Minority enrollment: 32%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Brevard College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 226 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Brevard College
(NC) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private not-for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
226 staff
256 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Brevard College has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has increased from 3:1 over five years.
The Brevard College diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
828 students
2,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
9:1
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# Full-Time Students
801 students
693 students
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# Part-Time Students
27 students
1,449 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
704 students
252 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
801 students
693 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
5 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
27 students
1,583 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
1 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
717 students
717 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
14%
11%
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% Black
7%
18%
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% White
68%
59%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
4%
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Carolina.
Diversity Score
0.51
0.60
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
35%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
1.63%
1.63%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$30,400
$27,500
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $26,170 is more than the state average of $19,438. The private state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$26,170
$19,438
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
81%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$25,000
$11,865
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,846
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Acceptance Rate
45%
82%
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SAT Reading
470
470
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SAT Math
490
495
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ACT Composite
20
20
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ACT English
20
19
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ACT Math
19
19
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Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Brevard College cost?
Brevard College's private state tuition is approximately $26,170.
What is the acceptance rate of Brevard College?
The acceptance rate of Brevard College is 45%, which is lower than the state average of 82%.
What is Brevard College's ranking?
Brevard College ranks among the top 20% of community college in North Carolina for: Percent of students receiving financial aid.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Enrollment: 828 students
  • Private-state tuition: $26,170
  • Acceptance Rate: 45%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 4:1
  • Minority enrollment: 32%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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