Robeson Community College
Lumberton, NC 28360

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,843
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
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

Robeson 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

Robeson 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.

$8,932
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, 89% of Robeson Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 85% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,879 (which is 34.1% below the national average.)

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

$2,879
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
89%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Robeson Community College has enrolled a total of 1,843 students (794 students full-time and 1,049 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,843 students, 225 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 31% men and 69% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 258 students for distance studies.

1,843
Total Enrollment
225
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 21%

White: 20%

Hispanic: 7%

Two or more races: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Robeson 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 22% 224
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 12% 126 16
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 12% 122 0
Personal And Culinary Services 6% 63
Construction Trades 6% 59
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 5% 51 15
Education 4% 46 0
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 4% 46
Precision Production 4% 39
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 4% 38

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

15%
Still enrolled
50%
Dropout rate
18%
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

$17,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Robeson Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $17,800. Last year, out of the total 1,011 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 799 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,174 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 927 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $17,800 $21,600
Employment Rate 79% 79%
Total Graduates 1,011 1,174

Campus Location

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