Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock: Review & Facts

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Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock is a small two-year, public school with 2,120 students enrolled. This college was established in 1969 and is the only college located in Flat Rock, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
67
Fair
At Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Blue Ridge Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 67 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Automotive and Mechanic, Management, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is important 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 positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock is low at 57% (below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock is very low: 25%. Nearly 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at BRCC is good: 10:1. Read more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Low
Average tuition cost is relatevely low - $8,500 a year. The additional fees at Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $100, which totals $8,600 a year.

Read the details about Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock 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
The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (828) 694-1700 or check Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Blue Ridge 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock.

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

Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock Location and Maps



Post Address: Blue Ridge Community College Flat Rock, 180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731-4728, USA
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