Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

College of the Albemarle

Find Schools Near

College of the Albemarle Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about College of the Albemarle, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is College of the Albemarle Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

College of the Albemarle was awarded 2 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

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

See all of the rankings for College of the Albemarle.

Is It Hard to Get Into College of the Albemarle?

Acceptance Rate

Since College of the Albemarle has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

Learn more about College of the Albemarle admissions.

College of the Albemarle Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at College of the Albemarle it is much better at 12 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

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 College of the Albemarle is 29%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  29 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at College of the Albemarle

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 College of the Albemarle is 66%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  66 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at College of the Albemarle.

Below Average Overall Diversity at College of the Albemarle

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,587 undergraduates at College of the Albemarle with 813 being full-time and 1,774 being part-time.

College of the Albemarle Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for College of the Albemarle is 25.76 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  25.76 out of 100
Less Diverse
More Diverse

Get more detailed information on diversity and student demographics at College of the Albemarle.

How Much Does College of the Albemarle Cost?

The overall average net price of College of the Albemarle is $5,026. 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 College of the Albemarle, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At College of the Albemarle, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $5,796 a year. That adds up to $23,184 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at College of the Albemarle is 22.0%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Get more details about paying for College of the Albemarle.

How Much Money Do College of the Albemarle Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from College of the Albemarle make about $21,300 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 46% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at College of the Albemarle make the most money.

Location of College of the Albemarle

College of the Albemarle is a public institution located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Elizabeth City is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

Get more details about the location of College of the Albemarle.

Location of College of the Albemarle

Contact details for College of the Albemarle are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1208 N Road St, Elizabeth City, NC 27906-2327
Phone: 252-335-0821

College of the Albemarle Majors

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

Online Learning at College of the Albemarle

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 1,900 students took at least one online class at College of the Albemarle. This is an increase from the 1,830 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,900 738
2016-2017 1,830 689
2015-2016 1,584 670
2014-2015 1,416 670
2013-2014 1,787 670

Learn more about online learning at College of the Albemarle.

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.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You