Wilson Community College
Wilson, NC 27893-3310

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,851
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 9:1
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
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
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Wilson 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

Wilson 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.

$12,146
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, 85% of Wilson Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 73% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,557 (which is 4.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Wilson Community College in 2016-2017, was 34, which is 21% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,523 (which is 22.7% below the national average.)

$4,557
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$3,523
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
85%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Wilson Community College has enrolled a total of 1,851 students (595 students full-time and 1,256 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,851 students, 155 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 625 students for distance studies.

1,851
Total Enrollment
155
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 44%

Black/African American: 35%

Hispanic: 11%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Two or more races: 2%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Wilson 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 27% 276
Health Professions And Related Programs 19% 202
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 13% 133 39
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 9% 95 0
Education 6% 67
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 5% 50
Construction Trades 2% 25
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 24 8
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 2% 20
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 1% 15

Graduation & Dropout Rates

15%
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 Wilson Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

6%
Still enrolled
80%
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

$20,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Wilson Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $20,800. Last year, out of the total 601 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 529 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 815 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 644 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $20,800 $24,200
Employment Rate 88% 79%
Total Graduates 601 815

Campus Location

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