Durham Technical Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1637 Lawson Street

Durham, NC 27703

(919) 686-3333

Fax: (919) 686-3669



Contact: Penny Augustine

Director of Admissions & Student Records
Main Address

1637 Lawson Street

Durham, NC 27703

(919) 686-3300

www.durhamtech.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,050

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Placement testing required. ASSET and COMPASS used. Admission to some allied health programs based on placement test and completion of prerequisite courses.


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural Technology A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Operations Management A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer Systems Analysis A,C
Computer/Systems Security A,C
Data Processing Technology A,C
Information Technology A,C
Web/Multimedia Design C
Web/Multimedia Management C
Word Processing C

Construction Trades

Power/Electric Transmission C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Laboratory Technology A,C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Environmental Health A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Assistance C
Medical Office Administration A,C
Medical Records Administration A,C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Occupational Health/Industrial Hygiene A
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Opticianry/Opthalmic Dispensing Services A
Pharmacy Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A
Respiratory Therapy Technician A
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Security & Protective Services

Police Science C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Durham Technical Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(919) 536-7200
Website:www.durhamtech.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www1.cfnc.org/applications/nc_community_college/apply.html?application_id=1495
Address:1637 Lawson Street, Durham, NC 27703-5023
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,174
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,397 (66% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,840
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,388
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:68%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,608

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Durham Technical Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Durham Technical Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services114
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services66
Construction Trades21
Education33
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields65
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs1213
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians21
Precision Production3
Grand total5640

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Durham Technical Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
Health Professions and Related Programs32
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total55

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Durham Technical Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$1,840
Out-of-state$6,388
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid10968%
Grant or scholarship aid10163%$4,608
Student loan aid2616%$7,472

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,33146%$4,531
Federal student loans84016%$6,718

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Durham Technical Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Durham Technical Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Durham Technical Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,174
Undergraduate enrollment5,174
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Durham Technical Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Laboratory Technology (DT)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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