Surry Community College: Review & Facts

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Surry Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,385 students enrolled. This school is the only college located in Dobson, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Surry Community College.

SCC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Management, Welding, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
65%
Fair
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Surry Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 65% (close to North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Surry Community College is low: 31%. Roughly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at SCC is decent - 16:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,700
Low
Average tuition pricing is low, around $7,500 per academic year. The additional fees at Surry Community College (not included in tuition costs) are about $200, which comes to $7,700 per year.

Read the details about Surry 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 and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Surry Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (336) 386-8121 or check Surry Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Surry Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SCC, 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
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Surry Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Surry Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Surry Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Surry Community College, 630 S. Main St., Dobson, North Carolina 27017-8432, USA
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