North Carolina Central University

Acceptance Rate 76.02 %
SAT Average 1,040
Tuition & Fees $19,351
Student Population 8,078
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,329

Academic Overview

North Carolina Central University is a public, four-years institute located in Durham, North Carolina. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $6,644 for North Carolina residents and $19,351 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 8,078 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76.02% and the graduation rate is 51% last year.
The salary after graduation from North Carolina Central University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $35,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, North Carolina Central's tuition & fees is $6,644 for North Carolina residents and $19,351 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $7,641 for in-state students and $20,595 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at North Carolina Central. The acceptance rate of North Carolina Central is 76.02% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18.03%. The average graduation rate is 51% and the transfer-out rate is 23%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,329 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 8,078 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for North Carolina Central University is 76.02 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for North Carolina Central University is 51 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for North Carolina Central University is 23 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for North Carolina Central University is 78 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for North Carolina Central University is 8,078
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for North Carolina Central University is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,329 at North Carolina Central University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1801 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707
Online Applicationhttps://www.nccu.edu/apply-now
Financial Aidhttps://www.nccu.edu/admissions/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.nccu.edu/net-price-calculator
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.nccu.edu/enrollment/veterans-affairs
Disability Servicehttps://www.nccu.edu/sas

Offered Degrees

North Carolina Central offers 64 major programs through online and on-site education where 24 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree3411
Master's Degree2813
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

North Carolina Central University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,901)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,862)

Veterans Benefits

North Carolina Central University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges