Wilson Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Wilson Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,865 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1964 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Wilson, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
At Wilson Community College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

WCC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, General Studies, Management, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
48%
The student retention rate at Wilson Community College is very low at 48% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Wilson Community College is low - 33%.

Student to faculty ratio at Wilson Community College is decent - 17:1. Read more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Average tuition prices are relatevely low - $8,400 a year. The additional fees at WCC beyond tuition are about $200; this comes to a total of $8,600 a year.

Read the details about Wilson Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Wilson Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (252) 291-1195 or check Wilson Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Wilson Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at WCC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Wilson Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Wilson Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wilson Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Wilson Community College, 902 Herring Ave, Wilson, North Carolina 27893-3310, USA
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