• North Central Institute is a postsecondary educational institution specializing in Airframe & Power-plant licensing and the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Aviation Technology.

School Highlights

North Central Institute serves 77 students (48% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 77 students
  • Student:teacher ratio: 7:1
  • Minority enrollment: 35%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

North Central Institute ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
North Central Institute
(TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Two-Year: Technical Professions
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private, for profit
Total Faculty
11 staff
81 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
3
10

Student Body

The student population of North Central Institute has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The North Central Institute diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
77 students
1,209 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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# Full-Time Students
37 students
656 students
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# Part-Time Students
40 students
553 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of North Central Institute.
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
13 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
7%
6%
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% Black
10%
18%
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% White
65%
69%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
7%
3%
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% Non Resident races
4%
n/a
% Unknown races
2%
2%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score
0.56
0.49
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College Completion Rate
71%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) (Year 2012)
$50,400
$30,000

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
71%
94%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in North Central Institute and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in TN by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$9,500
$10,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in North Central Institute and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in TN by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
83%
SAT Reading
n/a
525
SAT Math
n/a
455
SAT Writing
n/a
469
ACT Composite
n/a
19
ACT English
n/a
19
ACT Math
n/a
19
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • North Central Institute is owned and operated by Dr. John D. McCurdy, who serves as Chief Executive Officer and is in charge of all day-to-day operations. North Central Institute (NCI) is a privately owned postsecondary educational institution located in Clarksville, Tennessee directly across from Fort Campbell, Kentucky. In 1997, NCI built a 30,000 square foot facility located across from Gate 1 on Jack Miller Blvd. Our facility houses our corporate offices, administrative offices, classrooms and aviation maintenance lab. North Central Institute's Associate in Applied Science Degree in Aviation Technology provides graduates a general education base and foundational aviation knowledge with specialized emphasis on flight, maintenance, or operations/air traffic control. North Central Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 77 students
  • Student:teacher ratio: 7:1
  • Minority enrollment: 35%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Tennessee public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,149 per year for in-state students and $15,358 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,609 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Tennessee is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Tennessee community colleges have a diversity score of 0.49, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Tennessee is Remington College-Nashville Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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