Wayne Community College
Goldsboro, NC 27534-8002

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,402
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 11:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
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

Wayne 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

Wayne 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.

$7,110
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
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 68% of Wayne 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 $5,572 (which is 27.6% above the national average.)

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

$5,572
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
68%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Wayne Community College has enrolled a total of 3,402 students (1,464 students full-time and 1,938 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,402 students, 357 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 764 students for distance studies.

3,402
Total Enrollment
357
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 60%

Black/African American: 21%

Hispanic: 13%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 1%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Wayne 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 17% 593 181
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 15% 518 0
Precision Production 9% 327
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 7% 259 63
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 7% 243
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 6% 207
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences 5% 183
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 160 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 123 21
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 79

Graduation & Dropout Rates

38%
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 Wayne Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

8%
Still enrolled
55%
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

$21,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Wayne Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $21,300. Last year, out of the total 1,037 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 861 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,066 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 863 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $21,300 $26,200
Employment Rate 83% 81%
Total Graduates 1,037 1,066

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Nearby Colleges

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

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22.8 mile away
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31.9 mile away
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36.9 mile away
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39.7 mile away
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