Lenoir Community College: Ranking & Review

United States

Lenoir Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,6641,0291,635

1,860 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

954 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Lenoir Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Lenoir Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Lenoir Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,432$8,576
Fees for full-time undergraduates$119$119
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$76$268

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities189189
Health Professions and Related Programs189189
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services9696
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians7676
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields5353
Precision Production4040
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences4040
Visual and Performing Arts3939
Transportation and Materials Moving2323
Personal and Culinary Services2222
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1818
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1717
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences66
Grand Total840840

A total of 840 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Lenoir Community College.

Graduation rate18%21%14%
  • Full-time retention rate - 61%
  • Part-time retention rate - 31%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementLenoir Community College, a member of the North Carolina Community College System, is a comprehensive two-year public institution. The College offers associate degrees, diplomas, or certificates through educational programs in college transfer, business, industry, public services, health sciences, and continuing education for the intellectual, economic, social, and cultural development of students and the community. Programs and support services are accessible through traditional and distance learning options.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff326
Instructional FTE180
Public Service FTE26
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.lenoircc.edu
Address231 Highway 58 South
Kinston, North Carolina, 28502-0188
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population22,000