Brevard College

School Highlights
  • Brevard College serves 705 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 38%.
  • Brevard College is the only community colleges within Transylvania County, NC.
  • The nearest community college to Brevard College is Blue Ridge Community College (Flat Rock) (17.6 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Brevard College(NC) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty64 staff139 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Brevard College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Brevard College diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment705 students2,380 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:119:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,019 students
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# Part-Time Students-1,361 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-136
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
-
6%
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% Black
6%
21%
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% White
85%
62%
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% Non Resident races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
6%
6%
Diversity Score0.270.56
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,400$27,500
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $26,170 is more than the state average of $16,515. The private state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$26,170$16,515
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$26,460$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,000
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Acceptance Rate43%69%
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SAT Reading470470
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SAT Math490495
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ACT Composite2020
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ACT English2019
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ACT Math1919
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For North Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,911 per year for in-state students and $9,514 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,515 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

North Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in North Carolina is Fayetteville Technical Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.