Top Asheville Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in Asheville, North Carolina, serving 7,810 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Top Asheville, NC Community Colleges (2018-19)

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

    7,507 students
  • 140 Sweeten Creek Road
    Asheville NC  28803
    8283982500

    303 students
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