North Carolina Community Colleges

  • There are 72 community colleges located throughout North Carolina (60 public colleges and 12 private colleges), serving 244,601 students.
  • For North Carolina community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,904 per year for in-state students and $9,565 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,754 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
  • North Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 37% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 20:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(NC) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
6%
Black
21%
White
63%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
5%
NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

North Carolina Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 1247 Jimmie Kerr Road
    Graham NC  27253
    (336)578-2002

    4,437 students
  • Three Lakepointe Plaze, 2110 Water Ridge Parkway
    Charlotte NC  28217
    (704)357-8020

    1,129 students
  • 340 Victoria Rd
    Asheville NC  28801
    (828)254-1921

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

    2,088 students
  • Brevard College
    Private, non-profit
    One Brevard College Drive
    Brevard NC  28712
    (828)883-8292

    705 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
  • 2855 Hickory Blvd.
    Hudson NC  28638
    (828)726-2200

    3,876 students
  • 411 North Front Street
    Wilmington NC  28401
    9103627000

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

    486 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

    4,776 students
  • 1201 Elizabeth Avenue
    Charlotte NC  28204
    (704)330-2722

    19,957 students
  • 137 S Post Rd
    Shelby NC  28152
    (704)669-6000

    2,990 students
  • 444 Western Blvd
    Jacksonville NC  28546
    (910)455-1221

    4,355 students
  • 1208 N Road St
    Elizabeth City NC  27906
    (252)335-0821

    2,408 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
  • 1637 Lawson Street
    Durham NC  27703
    (919)536-7200

    5,035 students
  • 2009 W Wilson St
    Tarboro NC  27886
    (252)823-5166

    2,552 students
  • 2201 Hull Rd
    Fayetteville NC  28303
    9106788400

    11,380 students
  • 2100 Silas Creek Pky
    Winston Salem NC  27103
    (336)723-0371

    9,148 students
  • 201 Hwy 321 S
    Dallas NC  28034
    (704)922-6200

    5,777 students
  • 601 High Point Rd.
    Jamestown NC  27282
    (336)334-4822

    12,430 students
  • 100 College Drive
    Weldon NC  27890
    (252)536-4221

    1,293 students
  • 185 Freedlander Drive
    Clyde NC  28721
    (828)627-2821

    2,069 students
  • 286 ICC Loop Road
    Spindale NC  28160
    (828)286-3636

    2,057 students
  • 133 James Sprunt Drive
    Kenansville NC  28349
    (910)296-2400

    1,213 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
  • 231 Highway 58 South
    Kinston NC  28502
    (252)527-6223

    2,959 students
  • Show 37 more community colleges in North Carolina
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