McDowell Technical Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

54 College Drive

Marion, NC 28752

(828) 652-0632

Fax: (828) 652-1014



Contact: Rick Wilson

Director of Admissions
Main Address

54 College Drive

Marion, NC 28752

(828) 652-6021

www.mcdowelltech.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,300

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,004

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for allied health programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial Photography A
Commercial/Advertising Art A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Business – General A
Office Clerical Services A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A

Construction Trades

Carpentry C

Education

Education – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A

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.

McDowell Technical Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(828) 652-6021
Website:www.mcdowelltech.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.mcdowelltech.edu/admissions.html
Address:54 College Drive, Marion, NC 28752-8728
Setting:41
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,120
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:611 (55% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$1,900
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,508
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,935

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

McDowell Technical Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services35
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services42
Construction Trades31
Education42
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs62
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities13
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians51
Personal and Culinary Services51
Precision Production41
Visual and Performing Arts21
Grand total4221

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at McDowell 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$1,900
Out-of-state$6,508
Books and supplies$1,200

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 aid5777%
Grant or scholarship aid5473%$4,935
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid48844%$3,624
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for McDowell 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 McDowell 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

McDowell Technical Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,120
Undergraduate enrollment1,120
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

McDowell Technical Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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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