Wilkes Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

1328 South Collegiate Drive

PO Box 120

Wilkesboro, NC 28697-0120

(336) 838-6135

Fax: (336) 838-6547



Contact: Scott Johnson

Director of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 120

Wilkesboro, NC 28697-0120

(336) 838-6100

www.wilkescc.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,060

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 nursing program.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Marketing Management A,C
Office Management A,C

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics A
Computer Programming – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C
Information Technology A,C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A,C

Construction Trades

Construction Trades – General A,C
Electrician A

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Elementary Education A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Computer Engineering A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Industrial Technology A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Health Services – General A,C
Medical Assistance A,C
Nursing (RN) A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts A
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C
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.

Wilkes Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(336) 838-6100
Website:www.wilkescc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www1.cfnc.org/applications/nc_community_college/apply.html?application_id=1535
Address:1328 South Collegiate Dr, Wilkesboro, NC 28697
Setting:32
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,609
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,489 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,572
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,716
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:74%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,918

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Wilkes Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences42
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services85
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services42
Construction Trades21
Education21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields63
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs56
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service31
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians84
Personal and Culinary Services22
Precision Production2
Visual and Performing Arts22
Grand total5031

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wilkes 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$2,572
Out-of-state$8,716
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 aid21374%
Grant or scholarship aid21374%$3,918
Student loan aid166%$3,546

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,33351%$4,040
Federal student loans1988%$5,346

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Wilkes 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 Wilkes 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

Wilkes Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,609
Undergraduate enrollment2,609
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

Wilkes Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • 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. 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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