William Peace University

Tel: (919)508-2000
School Highlights
  • William Peace University serves 1,077 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • William Peace University is one of 5 community colleges within Wake County, NC.
  • The nearest community college is Miller-Motte College-Raleigh (4.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
William Peace University(NC) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty61 staff139 staff
William Peace University Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,077 has grown by 64% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,077 students2,380 students
William Peace University Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:120:1
William Peace University Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,019 students
William Peace University Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-1,361 students
William Peace University Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity
William Peace University Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
William Peace University American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Asian
William Peace University Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
William Peace University Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
William Peace University Black (2007-2016)
% White
William Peace University White (2007-2016)
% Non Resident races
William Peace University Non Resident (2010-2011)
% Unknown races
William Peace University Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.650.55
William Peace University Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,800$27,500
William Peace University Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $24,650 is more than the state average of $16,754. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$24,650$16,754
William Peace University In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%78%
William Peace University % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,500$10,500
William Peace University Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,092
William Peace University Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate63%69%
William Peace University Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.950986
SAT Reading455488
William Peace University SAT Reading (2007-2013)
SAT Math495498
William Peace University SAT Math (2007-2013)
ACT Total Avg.5949
ACT Composite2020
William Peace University ACT Composite (2007-2013)
ACT English1913
William Peace University ACT English (2007-2013)
ACT Math2016
William Peace University ACT Math (2007-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Miller-Motte College-Raleigh
    Private, for profit
    375 students | 4.30 Mi3901 Capital Blvd Ste 151
    Raleigh NC  27604
  • Miller-Motte College-Cary
    Private, for profit
    316 students | 6.20 Mi2205 Walnut Street
    Cary NC  27518
  • 21,384 students | 10.20 Mi9101 Fayetteville Road
    Raleigh NC  27603
  • 400 students | 11.50 Mi3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive
    Raleigh NC  27614
  • 5,035 students | 18.70 Mi1637 Lawson Street
    Durham NC  27703
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