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How Well Is Central Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Central Community College was awarded 8 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Central Community College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Central Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Central Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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Central Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Central Community College, this ratio is 14 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Central Community College is 50%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  50 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Central Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Central Community College is 65%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  65 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Central Community College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 6,082 undergraduates at Central Community College with 1,908 being full-time and 4,174 being part-time.

Central Community College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Central Community College is 36.75 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  36.75 out of 100
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How Much Does Central Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Central Community College is $8,217. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Central Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$6,640 $6,904 $9,042 $11,116 $11,577

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 Central Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Central Community College, approximately 34% of students took out student loans averaging $4,094 a year. That adds up to $16,376 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Central Community College is 12.1%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Central Community College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Central Community College make around $30,800 per year during the early years of their employment. This is about 23% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Central Community College

Central Community College is a public institution located in Grand Island, Nebraska. The location of Central Community College is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Location of Central Community College

Contact details for Central Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3134 West Hwy 34, Grand Island, NE 68802-4903
Phone: 308-398-4222

Central Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Central Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Central Community College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 2,837 students took at least one online class at Central Community College. This is an increase from the 2,533 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,837 1,703
2016-2017 2,533 1,494
2015-2016 2,760 1,594
2014-2015 2,468 1,358
2013-2014 2,562 1,435

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