Sandhills Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3395 Airport Road

Pinehurst, NC 28374

(910) 692-6185

(800) 338-3944

Fax: (910) 695-3981

Contact: DJ Farmer

Admissions Director
Main Address

3395 Airport Road

Pinehurst, NC 28374

(910) 692-6185

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,947


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Placement testing required for all students who wish to enroll in curriculum programs and all non-degree seeking students who enroll in English, mathematics, or other restricted courses. Students with a minimum SAT score of 500 Writing, 500 Critical Reading, 500 Math or ACT score of 21 Writing, 21 Reading, 21 Math may be placed into college level English and math classes without taking a placement test. Accuplacer placement test administered and accepted, ASSET and COMPASS tests accepted. All test scores are valid for 3 years from the original test date. Transfer credits from another college may also allow placement test exemptions.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Landscaping A
Turf Management A

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural Technology A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
E-Commerce A
Hotel/Motel Management A
Restaurant/Food Services Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C
Web/Multimedia Management A,C


Biology Teacher Education A
Chemistry Teacher Education A
Early Childhood Education A
Elementary Education A
History Teacher Education A
Science Teacher Education A
Secondary Education A
Social Science Teacher Education A
Social Studies Teacher Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Computer Engineering A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Surveying Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
EMT Ambulance Attendant A
Emergency Medical Technology A
Massage Therapy A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prenursing A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling A
Surgical Technology A,C

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C
Culinary Arts/Related Services A


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Police Science C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General 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.

Sandhills Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (910) 692-6185
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 3395 Airport Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28374
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,039
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,575 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,764
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,908
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 81%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,902

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Sandhills Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Sandhills Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 57
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 65
Education 11
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 54
Health Professions and Related Programs 712
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 13
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 42
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 22
Personal and Culinary Services 43
Visual and Performing Arts 11
Grand total 3843

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Sandhills 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,764
Out-of-state $8,908
Books and supplies $2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 413 81%
Grant or scholarship aid 404 80% $4,902
Student loan aid 0 0% $0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,873 47% $4,690
Federal student loans 0 0% $0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Sandhills 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 Sandhills Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Sandhills Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 4,039
Undergraduate enrollment 4,039
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Sandhills Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*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. 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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