47%

Acceptance Rate

$10,223

Avg.Financial Aid

002950

FAFSA Code

About North Carolina Central University (NCCU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,207

Website

www.nccu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1801 Fayetteville Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9195306100
Fax: 9195307959
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of a university is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a university is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that North Carolina Central University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1-Aug

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

47%

SAT Range

900 - 1050

ACT Range

17 - 20

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $50, as part of the admission process at NCCU. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 890-1050 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at North Carolina Central University is 18. However, those getting an ACT score less than 17 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1801 Fayetteville Street, Durham, North Carolina 27707. They can also call them at (919) 530-6100.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$12,470

Average Annual Cost

$3,728

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$2,736

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,250

Budget For Other Expenses

$6,205

Total One Year Cost

$24,419

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to NCCU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $31,019. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

82%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

55%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$1,105

Faculty Overview

46%

Male Professors

54%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Criminal Justice and Corrections

131 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

107 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

106 Graduates

Biology, General

94 Graduates

Psychology, General

90 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

80 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

65 Graduates

Public Health

55 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

55 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

49 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

48 Graduates

Social Work

46 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

27 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

23 Graduates

Political Science and Government

23 Graduates

History

22 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

16 Graduates

Music

15 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

14 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

13 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

9 Graduates

Mathematics

9 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

9 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

7 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

7 Graduates

Chemistry

6 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

3 Graduates

Physics

3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,434

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

64%

Full-time

83%

Part-time

17%

Students Gender

Male

32%

US National: 44%

Female

68%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

7% White

3% Unknown

78% Black

6% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

25%

Out Of State

75%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$57,501 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

48%

Averege Housing Cost

$4,944/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,862/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,862/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Eagles

School Colors

maroon and gray

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

270

Total Female Athletes

117

Intramural Sports

1

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,227 per year. North Carolina Central University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at NCCU costs around $3,862 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At NCCU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 32% and 68%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$26,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$26,692

$39,434

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$277 - 409

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

88%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,223

Students Receiving Federal Grants

78%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,244

Students Receiving State Aid

64%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,495

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

82%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,081

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$10,495

$30K - $48K

$9,322

$48K - $75K

$6,007

$75K - $110K

$2,393

> $110K

$1,285

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$39,132,867

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$633,546

In case the students at North Carolina Central University face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $6,212, whereas the financial aid is $3,604. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,505 as well as institutional aid worth $3,604. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at NCCU based on students' financial needs add up to $39,132,867 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $633,546.

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