Johnston Community College
Smithfield, NC 27577-2350

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,903
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
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Johnston 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

Johnston Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $8,576 and in-state students paid $2,432.

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

$6,736
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,432
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$8,576
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 59% of Johnston Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 49% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,793 (which is 9.7% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Johnston 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.)

$4,793
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
59%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Johnston Community College has enrolled a total of 3,903 students (1,549 students full-time and 2,354 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,903 students, 211 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 35% men and 65% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 724 students for distance studies.

3,903
Total Enrollment
211
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 60%

Black/African American: 13%

Hispanic: 13%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Johnston 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 18% 630
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 17% 602
Transportation And Materials Moving 9% 304
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 6% 202
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 184
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 5% 179
Precision Production 5% 177
Legal Professions And Studies 3% 108
Education 3% 106
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 2% 73

Graduation & Dropout Rates

36%
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 Johnston Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

8%
Still enrolled
37%
Dropout rate
19%
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

$23,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Johnston Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,500. Last year, out of the total 752 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 632 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 855 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 658 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,500 $28,000
Employment Rate 84% 77%
Total Graduates 752 855

Campus Location

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