Martin Community College

Overview of Martin Community College

Martin Community College is located in Williamston, NC (a rural site not far from an urban area). The school is a public institution. The highest degree level offered by Martin Community College is the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school has a greater breadth of degree programs (majors) than most colleges of its size. The range of program offerings available from Martin Community College is especially impressive compared to its number of students. The school is known for its programs in animal science and care, beauty and cosmetology, construction trades, education and teaching, therapy and counseling.

Martin Community College Selectivity

Martin Community College is an open-admission school.


The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

Martin Community College had 755 enrolled students in 2007-2008.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Martin Community College

Martin Community College
1161 Kehukee Pk Rd
Williamston , NC 27892-9988
General Phone: (252) 792-1521

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Martin Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Education and Teaching19elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Medical Support and Technology17dental assistant, medical assistant
Animal Science and Care10equestrian studies
Mechanics and Repair10HVAC, automobile mechanics
Therapy and Counseling9physical therapist assistant
Beauty and Cosmetology4cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor
Computer Science and Engineering4information technology, information science
Construction Trades3electrician
Liberal Arts2liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities
Medical Administration1medical office management
Office and Administration0office management
Engineering Technician0electromechanical instrument tech
Business and Management0business management, electronic commerce, accounting

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year719
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1714
Associate's degree5519

Martin Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Martin Community College had a total enrollment of 755 students (569 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 45%
Black 51%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 27%
18-19 17%
20-21 8%
22-24 9%
25-29 10%
30-34 9%
35-39 7%
40-49 7%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Martin Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 85 %
Part-Time 85 %

Martin Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Williamston, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,386
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,508
Books and supplies $ 1,050

Financial Aid:
Martin Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 798800)

Martin Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1020

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year10$41,59920$40,869
All faculty totalacademic year10$41,59920$40,869

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

Martin Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Animal Science And Care
Equestrian/Equine Studies

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology

Construction Trades

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Electromechanical Instrumentation/Maintenance Techs, Other

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Office And Administration
Office Management and Supervision

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Martin Community College Highlights

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What Sets Martin Community College Apart:

Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 5%Martin Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in animal science and care
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Martin Community College % of degrees in animal science and care
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 6%Martin Community College Number of degree programs
% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 13%Martin Community College % of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
% of degrees in education and teaching
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 13%Martin Community College % of degrees in education and teaching
% of degrees in construction trades
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Martin Community College % of degrees in construction trades
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
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Top 20%Martin Community College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 20%Martin Community College % of degrees in therapy and counseling

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 Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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