Wake County Community Colleges

  • There are 6 community colleges in Wake County, North Carolina, serving 23,830 students.
  • Wake County, NC community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 28:1.

Wake County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 5520 Dillard Drive, Suite 100
    Cary NC  27518
    (919)233-2520

    278 students
  • 3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive
    Raleigh NC  27614
    8002887442

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

    316 students
  • 3901 Capital Blvd Ste 151
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919)723-2820

    375 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
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May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
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