Carteret Community College
Morehead City, NC 28557-2989

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,500
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Carteret Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Carteret Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,648 and in-state students paid $2,736.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$13,132
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,736
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$9,648
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 69% of Carteret Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 59% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,903 (which is 12.2% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Carteret Community College in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$4,903
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
69%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Carteret Community College has enrolled a total of 1,500 students (632 students full-time and 868 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,500 students, 132 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 32% men and 68% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 310 students for distance studies.

1,500
Total Enrollment
132
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 79%

Black/African American: 8%

Hispanic: 7%

Two or more races: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Carteret Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 25% 377 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 22% 345
Personal And Culinary Services 10% 146
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 7% 103
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 6% 96
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 62
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 4% 57
Education 3% 40
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 2% 36
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 2% 29

Graduation & Dropout Rates

18%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Carteret Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

5%
Still enrolled
77%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$21,900
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Carteret Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $21,900. Last year, out of the total 548 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 427 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 674 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 492 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $21,900 $24,300
Employment Rate 78% 73%
Total Graduates 548 674

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Carteret Community College.

Pamlico Community College
24.1 mile away
Craven Community College
33.1 mile away
Pitt Community College
67.8 mile away
Martin Community College
79.1 mile away
Wayne Community College
81.9 mile away