Wayne Community College

Wayne Community College

Wayne Community College, also referred to as WCC, is located in Goldsboro, North Carolina, United States. The college was established in the year 1957 and formerly known as Goldsboro Industrial Education Center (I.E.C.). WCC campus stands spreads over an area of more than 280,000 square feet. Students are offered diplomas, certificates, and associate degree programs in various areas of study including business administration, nursing, computer information technology, and fine arts.

Students participate in the many clubs and organizations available on campus. These include the International Club, Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, Human Services Club, Drama Club, and Publication Club. Students publish an on-campus newspaper called the "WCC Campus Voice." They also publish an on-campus magazine called the "Renaissance."

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Contacting Wayne Community College

Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Dr
Goldsboro , NC 27533-8002
General Phone: (919) 735-5151

Wayne Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts131liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Medical Support and Technology81dental assistant, dental hygienist, medical assistant, phlebotomy, mental health services tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine43registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Security and Law Enforcement36criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and police, fire protection
Medical Administration32medical office management, medical transcription
Mechanics and Repair32HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, avionics maintenance
Business and Management25business management, operations management, accounting technology, marketing
Education and Teaching24elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Engineering Technician23electronics tech, electromechanical instrument tech, mechanical engineering tech
Computer Science and Engineering12information technology, information science, computer networking
Landscaping and Horticulture8turf management
Production Trades5machine shop assistant, welding
Conservation and Resource Management5forest technology
Therapy and Counseling4substance abuse counseling
Family and Social Work3child development
Beauty and Cosmetology3cosmetology
Office and Administration3executive secretary
Agricultural Science and Management2agricultural operations
Animal Science and Care2animal husbandry

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years4113
Associate's degree35029
Award of less than 1 academic year8315

Wayne Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Wayne Community College had a total enrollment of 2,988 students (2,908 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 58%
Black 30%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 7%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 9%
18-19 25%
20-21 15%
22-24 12%
25-29 12%
30-34 8%
35-39 6%
40-49 10%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

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

North Carolina96%

Wayne Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 61 %
Part-Time 38 %

Wayne Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Goldsboro, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,408
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,530
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
Wayne Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 298000)

Wayne Community College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year48$39,51381$42,987
All faculty totalacademic year48$39,51381$42,987

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

Wayne Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations

Animal Science And Care
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology

Conservation And Resource Management
Forest Technology/Technician

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

Engineering Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Instrumentation/Maintenance Techs, Other
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Development

Landscaping And Horticulture
Turf and Turfgrass Management

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician

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
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

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

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Wayne Community College Highlights

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What Sets Wayne Community College Apart:

Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 5%Wayne Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 8%Wayne Community College % of degrees in medical administration
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 14%Wayne Community College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 16%Wayne Community College % of degrees in computer science and engineering
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 17%Wayne Community College % of degrees in security and law enforcement
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%Wayne Community College Female % of student body
Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Wayne Community College Number of degree programs

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 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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