Mayland Community College

Mayland Community College

Mayland Community College, often abbreviated as MCC, is a coeducational, community college located in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, United States. It was established in 1971 by an act of the North Carolina General Assembly. The college offers more than 30 vocational and technical training programs to students. Besides, the college has an online education program, called the Raven.

The academic divisions of Mayland Community College including the following:

  • Arts & Sciences
  • Basic Skills
  • Business, Engineering & Public Service
  • Health Sciences
  • Public Safety & Occupational Technologies
  • RAVEN program

The sports teams of the Mayland Community College are known as the Mountain Lions. The official mascot of the college is the Lion. The students of MCC participate in basketball and volleyball.

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Mayland Community College
200 Mayland Drive
Spruce Pine , NC 28777
General Phone: (828) 765-7351

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Mayland Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician123electronics tech, electromechanical tech, computer engineering tech
Business and Management96business management, accounting technology, MIS
Landscaping and Horticulture92applied horticulture
Construction Trades92masonry, electrician
Production Trades90welding, cabinetmaking
Mechanics and Repair40industrial electronics tech, HVAC, autobody repair
Liberal Arts38liberal arts and sciences, general studies, liberal arts and humanities
Nursing and Emergency Medicine34registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Beauty and Cosmetology24cosmetology
Medical Support and Technology19medical assistant
Family and Social Work17child care management
Security and Law Enforcement15criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and police
Medicine9health professions
Office and Administration4executive secretary
Medical Administration0medical secretary

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year52218
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years6015
Associate's degree11117

Mayland Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Mayland Community College had a total enrollment of 1,472 students (1,336 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 93%
Black 5%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 0%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 32%
18-19 16%
20-21 6%
22-24 6%
25-29 9%
30-34 7%
35-39 7%
40-49 11%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

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

North Carolina99%

Mayland Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 40 %

Mayland Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Spruce Pine, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,426
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,548
Books and supplies $ 1,778

Financial Aid:
Mayland Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1119700)

Mayland Community College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year29$40,18725$43,287
All faculty totalacademic year29$40,18725$43,287

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

Mayland Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General

Construction Trades

Engineering Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

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

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

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

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Production Trades
Cabinetmaking and Millwork/Millwright
Welding Technology/Welder

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

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checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
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checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
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checked Offers remedial adult education
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