Lenoir Community College

Lenoir Community College

Lenoir Community College, also known as LCC, is located in Kinston, North Carolina, United States. North Carolina's State Board of Education chartered the college in 1958. It began classes in 1960 as the Lenoir County Industrial Education Center. LCC offers degrees, diplomas, and certificates through the following academic divisions:

  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business, Industry, and Public Service Programs
  • Continuing Education
  • Evening and Weekend Programs
  • Health Sciences

Lenoir Community College's athletic teams are known as the Lancers. The men's sports teams participate in baseball and basketball, and the women's sports teams particpate in basketball and volleyball.

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Contacting Lenoir Community College

Lenoir Community College
231 Highway 58 South
Kinston , NC 28502-0188
General Phone: (252) 527-6223

Lenoir Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts136liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Landscaping and Horticulture95applied horticulture
Cooking and Culinary Arts54chef training
Office and Administration53office management, executive secretary, business support services
Medical Administration43medical office management, medical secretary
Engineering Technician39electronics tech, electromechanical tech, water quality and recycling tech, industrial production tech, mechanical engineering tech, computer engineering tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine39registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Education and Teaching37early childhood education, education courses
Business and Management36business management, logistics, operations management, electronic commerce, accounting, accounting technology, MIS, retail
Medical Support and Technology32medical assistant, radiation therapist, surgical tech, radiographer, clinical and medical lab science, mental health services tech
Beauty and Cosmetology29cosmetology
Mechanics and Repair28industrial electronics tech, automobile mechanics
Therapy and Counseling23clinical social work, mental and social health services, massage therapy
Computer Science and Engineering15computer and info science, information technology, computer programming, computer applications programming, systems analyst, computer networking, network management
Design5graphic design
Production Trades3machine shop assistant, welding
Medicine3health professions
Law1court reporting
Transportation1commercial pilot and flight crew
Security and Law Enforcement0criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and police
Media0printing equipment operation
Family and Social Work0child care management, social work
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy0dietitian assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Lenoir Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year26435
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years14532
Associate's degree26552

Lenoir Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lenoir Community College had a total enrollment of 2,733 students (1,832 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 58%
Black 36%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 13%
18-19 17%
20-21 11%
22-24 9%
25-29 12%
30-34 10%
35-39 9%
40-49 11%
50-64 7%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

North Carolina97%
(International Students)1%
New York1%

Lenoir Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 69 %
Part-Time 35 %

Lenoir Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Kinston, North Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other North Carolina Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Lenoir Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,447
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,569
Books and supplies $ 1,400

Financial Aid:
Lenoir Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 294000)

Lenoir Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4566

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year45$43,62466$42,549
All faculty totalacademic year45$43,62466$42,549

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Lenoir Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports01010

Lenoir Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Logistics and Materials Management
Management Information Systems, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Retailing and Retail Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Information Technology
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Graphic Design

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, Other

Engineering Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Water Quality & Wastewater Treatment Mgmt & Recycling Tech

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Social Work

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Court Reporting/Court Reporter

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Dietitian Assistant

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
Office Management and Supervision

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder


Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Clinical/Medical Social Work
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other

Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew

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Lenoir Community College Highlights

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What Sets Lenoir Community College Apart:

% of degrees in landscaping and horticulture
(vs. all colleges)
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Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Lenoir Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Lenoir Community College % of degrees in office and administration
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 12%Lenoir Community College % of degrees in medical administration
Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Lenoir Community College Number of degree programs
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Lenoir Community College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Female % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 15%Lenoir Community College Female % of student body
% of degrees in cooking and culinary arts
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Lenoir Community College % of degrees in cooking and culinary arts
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 17%Lenoir Community College % of degrees in engineering technician
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Lenoir Community College % students 40 years or older
% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 20%Lenoir Community College % of degrees in beauty and cosmetology

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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