Nash Community College

Nash Community College

Nash Community College, also known as NCC, is a public college located in Nash County, North Carolina, United States. It was founded in 1967. The campus spreads across an area of more than 85 acres. The college offers over 80 academic programs including several degrees, diplomas, and certificates in a wide range of subjects such as computer information, technologies, health sciences, mathematics, and science, among others. NCC also offer various distance education and continuing education programs.

Nash Community College has an active student life and houses several clubs and organizations including the Criminal Justice Club, Early Childhood Education Club, International Relations Club, and Nash Community College Math Club, among others.

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Contacting Nash Community College

Nash Community College
522 N. Old Carriage Road
Rocky Mount , NC 27804
General Phone: (252) 443-4011

Nash Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine65registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts42liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Education and Teaching41special ed, elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Medical Support and Technology36medical coding, phlebotomy
Business and Management25business management, electronic commerce, accounting
Construction Trades20electrician, lineworker
Computer Science and Engineering19information technology, network management, webmastering
Engineering Technician19architectural engineering tech, electronics tech, industrial tech, computer engineering tech
Production Trades15machine shop assistant, welding
Medical Administration13medical office management
Therapy and Counseling10physical therapist assistant
Security and Law Enforcement9criminal justice and safety, fire protection
Office and Administration6office management
Beauty and Cosmetology4cosmetology, cosmetoloty instructor
Hospitality4hospitality management, hotel management
Cooking and Culinary Arts0restaurant and catering management
Law0legal secretary

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year8922
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years259
Associate's degree21428

Nash Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Nash Community College had a total enrollment of 2,916 students (1,434 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 60%
Black 32%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 2%
Unknown 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 16%
18-19 22%
20-21 13%
22-24 9%
25-29 11%
30-34 10%
35-39 7%
40-49 9%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Nash Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 37 %
Part-Time 44 %

Nash Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Rocky Mount, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,472
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,594
Books and supplies $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
Nash Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 855700)

Nash 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 year44$45,22556$43,849
All faculty totalacademic year44$45,22556$43,849

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

Nash Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

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

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Technology
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Construction Trades

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching, General

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder

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

Office And Administration
Office Management and Supervision

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Fire Protection, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Nash Community College Highlights

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What Sets Nash Community College Apart:

Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 6%Nash Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in education and teaching
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 7%Nash Community College % of degrees in education and teaching
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 10%Nash Community College % of degrees in medical administration
Number of degree programs
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 15%Nash Community College Number of degree programs
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Nash Community College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)

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

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