Fayetteville Technical Community College

  • FTCC offers over 280 programs of study leading to the award of associate degree, certificate, or diploma. For flexibility, many programs are available 100 percent online. With so much variety to offer, FTCC truly offers something for everyone. Our faculty members care about your success and are highly skilled in their areas of expertise. Beyond the classroom, FTCC offers extensive support services, such as the Student Learning Center, the Paul H. Thompson Library, counseling services, services specifically in support of our military and veteran students, and social activities through student clubs and organizations. I encourage you to stay focused on your goals, work hard, and take advantage of these free services designed to make your journey at Fayetteville Tech both enjoyable and successful.

School Highlights

Fayetteville Technical Community College serves 10,932 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.

Top Rankings

Fayetteville Technical Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in North Carolina for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 752 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Fayetteville Technical Community College(NC) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty752 staff144 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Fayetteville Technical Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The Fayetteville Technical Community College diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment10,932 students2,123 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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# Full-Time Students3,975 students761 students
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# Part-Time Students6,957 students1,362 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
13%
10%
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% Black
37%
22%
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% White
36%
55%
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% Two or more races
5%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.720.63
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College Completion Rate
18%
25%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,000$27,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,544 is more than the state average of $2,528. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,688 is more than the state average of $8,242. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,544$2,528
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,688$8,242
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Tuition NotesUpdated annually
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid55%77%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,387$11,173
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,500$5,895
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Acceptance Rate100%86%
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Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Softball, Volleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.36 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Accounting Club, Advertising Design Club, Assocation of Nursing Students I, Association of Information Technology Professionals, Association of Nursing Students II, Association of Students for Social Justice Club, Cosmetology Club, Criminal Justice Association, Cyber Security Club, Fine Arts Club, Forensic Science Club, FTCC Alumni Association, Future Culinarians of America, Game Developers Club, Health and Fitness Science, Horticulture Club, National Society of Leadership and Success, National Technical Honor Society, Paralegal Club, Parents for HIgher Education, Phi Beta Lambda, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Physical Therapist Assistant Club, Practical Nursing Education Association, Psychology Club, Radiography Club, Respiratory Care Club, Science Club, Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society, SkillsUSA, Society of American Military Engineers, Speech Language Pathology Club, Student American Dental Hygienists Association, Student Government Association (SGA), Student Veterans of America, Surgical Technology Club
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The purpose of Fayetteville Technical Community College is to provide affordable vocational-technical, business and industry, general education, college transfer, and continuing education programs, which meet the needs and desires of its diverse students and economic development needs for the community. To improve the educational base of society, FTCC encourages life-long learning and strives to prepare students for further workforce and educational experiences. FTCC identifies the educational needs of applicants and assists students in satisfying these needs at a minimal expense. Each adult who applies will be admitted to a program appropriate to his/her abilities and interests. The College is in partnership with the public school system through Career and College Promise and other programs. Further, agreements with four-year colleges and universities support the educational continuum from high school through the baccalaureate degree. Curricular programs reflect the changing technical, commercial, industrial, and health needs of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, and surrounding areas. Various curricula offer certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees. As a learning-centered college, FTCC offers courses and programs at times and places convenient to students in a variety of delivery modes. Courses are also available for high school graduates who need additional academic preparation before attempting college work. FTCC provides instruction in the basic life skills needed to contribute effectively to society. Corporate & Continuing Education programs are designed to meet specific needs in basic educational competencies, high school completion, upgrading occupational skills, and other avocational or practical skills required for the rapidly changing technological advances in the community.

Profile last updated: 07/13/2021

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