William Peace University

School Highlights

William Peace University serves 910 students (91% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.

Top Placements

William Peace University places among the top 20% of community colleges in North Carolina for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
William Peace University(NC) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPublic
Total Faculty61 staff141 staff
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Student Body

The student population of William Peace University has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The William Peace University diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment910 students2,012 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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# Full-Time Students832 students757 students
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# Part-Time Students78 students1,362 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
544610
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
8%
10%
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% Black
26%
22%
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% White
44%
55%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
15%
5%
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Diversity Score0.710.63
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,800$27,500
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $24,650 is more than the state average of $22,780. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$24,650$22,780
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%77%
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Median Debt for Graduates$25,128$11,173
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,292$5,895
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Acceptance Rate57%86%
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SAT Reading525520
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SAT Math515490
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ACT Composite2020
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ACT English2020
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ACT Math2020
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to William Peace University is Platt College-Miller-Motte-Raleigh (4.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 627 students | 4.30 Mi3901 Capital Blvd Ste 151
    Raleigh NC  27604
    (919) 723-2820
    4.30627
  • 377 students | 6.20 Mi2205 Walnut Street
    Cary NC  27518
    (919) 532-7171
    6.20377
  • 21,872 students | 10.30 Mi9101 Fayetteville Road
    Raleigh NC  27603
    (919) 866-5000
    10.3021,872
  • Living Arts College
    Private for-profit
    243 students | 11.50 Mi3000 Wakefield Crossing Drive
    Raleigh NC  27614
    (919) 488-8500
    11.50243
  • 5,434 students | 18.70 Mi1637 Lawson Street
    Durham NC  27703
    (919) 536-7200
    18.705,434
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Did You Know?
For North Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,528 per year for in-state students and $8,242 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $22,780 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in North Carolina is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

North Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in North Carolina is Richmond Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.