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Overview

North Carolina Central University
Location Durham, NC
Setting Midsize City
Enrollment 8,078
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #884
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website nccu.edu
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Costs

North Carolina Central University
Tuition (In State) $3,728
Tuition (Out of State) $16,435
Room & Board $10,714
Avg Net Price $13,324
Avg Grant Aid $10,989
% Receiving Grant Aid 96%

Admission

North Carolina Central University
Applied 7,496
Admitted 6,553
Acceptance Rate 87.4%
Enrolled % 18.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.02
Typical High School Grades B
Admissions Standards Extremely Easy
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 15/19
SAT Range 850/1010
Submit Test Scores Required
Application Deadline May 1, 2023

Academics

North Carolina Central University
Student to Faculty Ratio 16:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (15%)
  • Work and Family Studies (11%)
  • Health Professions (10%)
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting (9%)
  • Psychology (8%)

Outcomes

North Carolina Central University
Graduation Rate 38%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $35,200
Making Student Loan Payments 23%
Median Student Loan Debt $31,000
Median Loan Payment $320

Diversity

North Carolina Central University
% Men 29%
% Women 71%
Racial Diversity Very Low
HBCU Yes
% White 6%
% Black 81%
% Hispanic 4%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 4%
% International 0%
% Unknown Race 2%

Students

North Carolina Central University
% In-State 72%
% Out-of-State 22%

Campus

North Carolina Central University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/