Vance-Granville Community College serves 2,963 students (27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is higher than the state community college average of 9:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 2,963 students
- In-state tuition: $1,838
- Out-state tuition: $6,434
- Student:teacher ratio: 10:1
- Minority enrollment: 52%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Vance-Granville Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:
The teacher population of 295 teachers has grown by 85% over five years.
Vance-Granville Community College
(NC) Community College Avg.
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Vance-Granville Community College has declined by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The Vance-Granville Community College diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $1,838 is less than the state average of $2,531. The in-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,434 is less than the state average of $8,245. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Total Sports Offered
Basketball, Golf, Volleyball
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators
- Vance-Granville Community College was chartered in 1969 as Vance County Technical Institute by the North Carolina General Assembly. The college began by offering technical, vocational and continuing education courses to residents of Vance County. In 1972, Vance and Granville counties pooled their resources to support a $2 million bond referendum for a larger, more permanent facility to educate their citizens. The result was the construction and subsequent opening of the new Vance-Granville Community College campus in 1976 on an 83-acre tract in Vance County, midway between Henderson and Oxford. The Main Campus of Vance-Granville Community College is located midway between Oxford and Henderson on an 83-acre tract of land off Interstate 85. The majority of classes are taught on Main Campus, but a number of students attend classes also at South Campus between Butner and Creedmoor, Franklin Campus in Louisburg, and Warren Campus in Warrenton. Today, the main campus, picturesque with a lake and attractive landscaping, boasts eight permanent buildings that include a student services complex, civic center and daycare unit. Along with administrative and faculty offices, auditorium, student lounge and learning resources center, these facilities provide 36 classrooms, 10 shops and 20 labs in which students may train in 35-plus curriculum programs, as well as extension, economic development, continuing education, and small business classes. Its total value is approximately $24.3 million. Vance-Granville offers more than 35 degree, diploma, and certificate programs to prepare students for further education or to enter work directly after graduation. Most programs are available in day or evening and on a full-time or part-time basis. VGCC's also offers prrograms in Continuing Education, Occupational Extension and Workforce Development. Vance-Granville Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree. Vance-Granville Community College is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges, North Carolina Community College System and Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Vance-Granville Community College cost?
Vance-Granville Community College's tuition is approximately $1,838 for In-State students and $6,434 for Out-State students.
What sports does Vance-Granville Community College offer?
Vance-Granville Community College offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Golf and Volleyball.
What is Vance-Granville Community College's ranking?
Vance-Granville Community College ranks among the top 20% of community college in North Carolina for: Least expensive tuition and Diversity in US community colleges.
View the Vance-Granville Community College yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:
- Event Date
- Last Day to Add A Class (1st 4Wk) May 30, 2023 (Tuesday)
- Last Day For A Partial Refund/Last Day To Drop With No Transcript Grade/Census Date (1st 4Wk) May 31, 2023 (Wednesday)
- Last Day to Add A Class (8Wk) May 31, 2023 (Wednesday)
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