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Alamance Community College Data & Information Overview

4 awards Ranking Badges
Great Price Value for Your Money
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How Well Is Alamance Community College Ranked?

#1,266 Best Colleges in Nation
#33 Best Colleges in NC
Liberal Arts General Studies Highest Ranked Major

2024 Rankings

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Alamance Community College was awarded 4 badges in the 2024 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is liberal arts general studies.

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Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2024 analysis, ACC is ranked #1,266 out of 2,217 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

ACC is also ranked #33 out of 93 schools in North Carolina.

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Is It Hard to Get Into ACC?

Open Admissions Policy

Acceptance Rate

Alamance Community College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Learn more about Alamance Community College admissions.

Alamance Community College Faculty

13 to 1 Student to Faculty
29% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Alamance Community College is about average at 13 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Alamance Community College is 29%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  29 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Alamance Community College

62% Freshmen Retention

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Alamance Community College this rate is 62%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  62 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Alamance Community College.

Alamance Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,352 Full-Time Undergraduates
37.8% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
62.1% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,037 undergraduates at ACC with 1,352 being full-time and 2,685 being part-time.

How Much Does Alamance Community College Cost?

$14,724 Net Price
$80,000 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of ACC is $14,724. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of ACC, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

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How Much Money Do ACC Graduates Make?

$31,762 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from ACC make about $31,762 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 25% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Alamance Community College

North Carolina State
1,352 Full-Time Undergraduates
Rural Campus Setting
Alamance Community College is a public institution located in Graham, North Carolina. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.

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Contact details for ACC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1247 Jimmie Kerr Road, Graham, NC 27253-8000
Phone: 336-578-2002

Alamance Community College Majors

33 Majors With Completions
612 Undergraduate Degrees
Learn more about the majors offered at Alamance Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at ACC

94% Take At Least One Class Online
88% Take All Classes Online

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2020-2021, 3,549 students took at least one online class at Alamance Community College. This is a decrease from the 3,985 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2020-2021 3,549 3,343
2019-2020 3,985 3,906
2018-2019 1,707 620
2017-2018 1,547 550
2016-2017 1,452 526

Learn more about online learning at Alamance Community College.

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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