Cleveland Community College: Review & Facts

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Cleveland Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,670 students enrolled. This school was established in 1965 and is the only school located in Shelby, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Cleveland Community College.

Cleveland Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Computer Science, Nursing, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
54%
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Cleveland Community College is low at 54% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Cleveland Community College is very low: 24%. Roughly 45% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Cleveland Community College is good, 10:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Low
Average tuition costs are relatevely low - around $8,500 per year. The additional fees at Cleveland Community College beyond tuition are nearly $100; which comes to a total of $8,600 annually.

Read the details about Cleveland 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
The school will consider accepting 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 studying at Cleveland Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (704) 669-6000 or check Cleveland Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Cleveland Community College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cleveland Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Cleveland Community College.

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

Cleveland Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Cleveland Community College, 137 S Post Rd, Shelby, North Carolina 28152-6224, USA
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