North Carolina Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $15,570 ($3,385)
Average Acceptance Rates 62.60 %
Total Student Population 568,759
Average Graduation Rates 41.18 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.02 to 1

North Carolina Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 197 colleges universities in North Carolina State - 77 public and 120 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

North Carolina Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)54
Private (for-profit)66
4 Year or High84
2-4 Year71
Less than 2 year42

Average Academic Statistics for North Carolina State Colleges

[chart] North Carolina Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for North Carolina colleges is 62.602941176471 %.
Average Graduation Rate for North Carolina colleges is 41.180790960452 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for North Carolina colleges is 24.148648648649 %
Average Retention Rate for North Carolina colleges is 63.947368421053 %
Total Student Population for North Carolina colleges is 568,759
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for North Carolina colleges is 14.016129032258 %

North Carolina Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at North Carolina
Remedial services124 out of 197 Schools
Academic/career counseling service168 out of 197 Schools
Employment services for students143 out of 197 Schools
Placement services for completers146 out of 197 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children22 out of 197 Schools
Library facilities at institution180 out of 197 Schools

Offered Degrees At North Carolina Colleges

North Carolina colleges and universities are offering 8,311 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at North Carolina State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate1,469227
One but less than two years certificate1,152123
Associate's Degree2,029268
Two but less than four years certificate90
Bachelor's Degree2,246170
Post Bachelor's Degree9920
Master's Degree920193
Post Master's Degree5018
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2959
Doctor's degree - professional practice374
Doctor's degree - other51

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For North Carolina Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for North Carolina colleges is $3,385 for North Carolina residents and $15,570 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $7,484 for in-state students and $16,597 for out-of-state students.

North Carolina 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] North Carolina State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at North Carolina State

Next table shows the number of North Carolina schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at North Carolina State
Online Completely0 out of 197 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes114 out of 197 Schools
Graduate Online Classes35 out of 197 Schools
ROTC35 out of 197 Schools
ROTC Army34 out of 197 Schools
ROTC Navy3 out of 197 Schools
ROTC Air Force24 out of 197 Schools
Weekend/Evening College99 out of 197 Schools
Teacher certificate61 out of 197 Schools
Study Abroad56 out of 197 Schools
Campus Housing61 out of 197 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.