Top North Carolina Community Colleges

For the 2021 school year, there are 70 top community colleges located throughout North Carolina (60 public colleges and 10 private colleges), serving 245,225 students.
For North Carolina 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 (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 72% (view national acceptance rates).
North Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 38% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 19:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NC) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
6%
Black
21%
White
62%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
6%
NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top North Carolina Community Colleges by Town (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • 340 Victoria Rd
    Asheville NC  28801
    (828) 254-1921

    7,507 students
  • 180 West Campus Drive
    Flat Rock NC  28731
    (828) 694-1700

    2,088 students
  • 50 College Rd
    Bolivia NC  28422
    (910) 755-7300

    1,814 students
  • 401 Medical Park Drive
    Concord NC  28025
    (704) 403-1555

    448 students
  • 411 North Front Street
    Wilmington NC  28401
    (910) 362-7000

    9,091 students
  • 1200 Blythe Blvd
    Charlotte NC  28203
    (704) 355-5043

    486 students
  • 1201 Elizabeth Avenue
    Charlotte NC  28204
    (704) 330-2722

    19,957 students
  • 800 College Ct
    New Bern NC  28562
    (252) 638-7200

    2,991 students
  • 297 Davidson Community College Rd
    Thomasville NC  27360
    (336) 249-8186

    4,102 students
  • 2201 Hull Rd
    Fayetteville NC  28303
    (910) 678-8400

    12,021 students
  • 601 High Point Rd.
    Jamestown NC  27282
    (336) 334-4822

    12,430 students
  • 185 Freedlander Drive
    Clyde NC  28721
    (828) 627-2821

    2,069 students
  • Academic Center, 801 West Trade Street
    Charlotte NC  28202
    (980) 598-1000

    2,255 students
  • 245 College Road
    Smithfield NC  27577
    (919) 934-3051

    4,021 students
  • King's College
    Private, for profit
    322 Lamar Avenue
    Charlotte NC  28204
    (704) 372-0266

    395 students
  • 3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive
    Raleigh NC  27614
    (800) 288-7442

    400 students
  • 200 Mayland Drive
    Spruce Pine NC  28777

    1,128 students
  • Miller-Motte College-Cary
    Private, for profit
    2205 Walnut Street
    Cary NC  27518
    (919) 532-7171

    316 students
  • 1021 WH Smith Blvd Ste 102
    Greenville NC  27834
    (252) 215-2000

    353 students
  • Miller-Motte College-Raleigh
    Private, for profit
    3901 Capital Blvd Ste 151
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919) 723-2820

    375 students
  • 1986 Pitt Tech Road
    Winterville NC  28590
    (252) 493-7200

    8,902 students
  • 447 College Dr
    Sylva NC  28779
    (828) 339-4000

    3,318 students
  • 141 College Drive
    Albemarle NC  28001
    (704) 982-0121

    2,745 students
  • 630 S. Main St.
    Dobson NC  27017
    (336) 386-8121

    3,294 students
  • 200 Community College Road
    Henderson NC  27537
    (252) 492-2061

    4,097 students
  • 9101 Fayetteville Road
    Raleigh NC  27603
    (919) 866-5000

    21,384 students
  • William Peace University
    Private, non-profit
    15 E Peace St
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919) 508-2000

    1,077 students
  • 1247 Jimmie Kerr Road
    Graham NC  27253
    (336) 578-2002

    4,437 students
  • 5337 US Highway 264 East
    Washington NC  27889
    (252) 946-6194

    2,035 students
  • 7418 NC Hwy 41 West
    Dublin NC  28332
    (910) 879-5500

    1,334 students
  • 2855 Hickory Blvd.
    Hudson NC  28638
    (828) 726-2200

    3,876 students
  • 3505 Arendell St
    Morehead City NC  28557
    (252) 222-6000

    1,659 students
  • 2550 Hwy 70 SE
    Hickory NC  28602
    (828) 327-7000

    4,742 students
  • 1105 Kelly Dr
    Sanford NC  27330
    (919) 775-5401

    5,248 students
  • 137 S Post Rd
    Shelby NC  28152
    (704) 669-6000

    2,990 students
  • Show 35 more community colleges in North Carolina (out of 70 total colleges)
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