Overview

Student Population
8,207
North Carolina Central University overview
 Location Durham, North Carolina
 Online nccu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
North Carolina Central University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Durham, North Carolina, North Carolina Central University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,019 prospective students applied, and 6,072 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,143 enrolled in the school.  6,564 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,643 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $3,728 plus fees of $2,736. North Carolina Central University is ranked 869 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
North Carolina Central University overview
SAT 900/1050
ACT 17/20
GPA 3.1
Applications Accepted
46.6% 
North Carolina Central University overview
Applications Due Aug 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

North Carolina Resident Tuition
$3,728
In State Costs for North Carolina Central University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,736
Room and Board $10,250
Budget for Other Expenses$6,205
Total One Year Cost$24,419
Out of State Tuition
$16,435
Out of State Costs for North Carolina Central University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,736
Room and Board $10,250
Budget for Other Expenses$6,205
Total One Year Cost$37,126

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$35,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
38% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by North Carolina Central University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 15%
Work and Family Studies 11%
Health Professions 10%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 9%
Psychology 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199157 IPEDS survey data for North Carolina Central University.