Beaufort County Community College: Review & Facts

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Beaufort County Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,820 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1967 and is the only school located in Washington, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
33
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Beaufort County Community College.

BCCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 33 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Management, Office and Clerical Services, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
51%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Beaufort County Community College is low at 51% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Beaufort County Community College is very low: 14%.

Student to faculty ratio at Beaufort County Community College is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Low
Average tuition charges are relatevely low - $8,500 a year. The additional fees at Beaufort County Community College not covered by tuition are about $100; which comes to $8,600 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Beaufort County Community College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Beaufort County Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (252) 946-6194 or check Beaufort County Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Beaufort County Community College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Beaufort County Community College, 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Beaufort County Community College.

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

Beaufort County Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Beaufort County Community College, 5337 US Highway 264 East, Washington, North Carolina 27889, USA
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