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 Beaufort County Community College

Beaufort County Community College - Washington, NC

5337 Highway 264 East, Washington, North Carolina 27889

General information:(252)946-6194
Awards offered:Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
Award of less than 1 academic year
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Town: Distant
Campus housing:No
Student population:1,954( All undergraduate )
Student-to-faculty ratio:12 to 1
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Special Learning Opportunities
Distance learning opportunities
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Small
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $1,664 $1,872 $2,192 -15%
Out-of-state $7,786 $8,016 $8,336 -4%
Books and supplies $944 $944 $1,200 -21%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $ $ $ NAN%
Other $ $ $ NAN%
Off Campus
Room and board $7,265 $7,265 $8,965 -23%
Other $4,472 $4,472 $3,655 18%
Off Campus with Family
Other $6,742 $6,742 $8,135 -17%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
On Campus $2,608 $2,816 $3,392 -33%
Off Campus $14,345 $14,553 $16,012 -13%
Off Campus with Family $9,350 $9,558 $11,527 -18%
On Campus $8,730 $8,960 $9,536 -11%
Off Campus $20,467 $20,697 $22,156 -9%
Off Campus with Family $15,472 $15,702 $17,671 -12%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $2,128
In-state fees $64
Out-of-state tuition $8,272
Out-of-state fees $64
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 168 73% --
Grant or scholarship aid 164 71% $738,035 $4,500
Federal grants 156 68% $679,643 $4,357
Pell grants 156 68% $666,213 $4,271
Other federal grants 20 9% $13,430 $672
State/local government grant or scholarships 65 28% $53,731 $827
Institutional grants or scholarships 8 3% $4,661 $583
Student loan aid 8 3% $18,270 $2,284
Federal student loans 5 2% $9,391 $1,878
Other student loans 3 1% $8,879 $2,960
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 1,149 61% $4,899,931 $4,265
Pell grants 1,069 56% $4,387,927 $4,105
Federal student loans 65 3% $148,322 $2,282


Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price $5,320 $7,021 $7,220
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 $4,885 $6,750 $6,721
$30,001 - $48,000 $5,824 $6,703 $7,070
$48,001 - $75,000 $6,549 $8,186 $7,871
$75,001 - $110,000 Not applicable $8,054 Not applicable
$110,001 and more Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.


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Fall 2011
Total enrollment 1,954
Undergraduate enrollment 1,954
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 353
Graduate enrollment 0

•This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.

First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 28 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

No varsity sports data reported for this institution.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges01/01/1973 Accredited


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Illegal weapons possession121
Drug law violations01 1
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession ------
Drug law violations ----
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Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 010
Motor vehicle theft 000
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter ------
Negligent manslaughter ------
Sex offenses - Forcible ------
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) ------
Robbery ------
Aggravated assault ------
Burglary ------
Motor vehicle theft ------
Arson ------
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see


Default Rate8%
Number in default6
Number in repayment75

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page. This school's six-digit OPE ID is 00855800

Aid Programs

• Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)

• Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)


Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.

PROGRAMAward of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years Award of less than 1 academic year Associate's degree
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences Colleges
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General9--
Category total9--
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Colleges
Business Administration and Management, General-04
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary-00
Office Management and Supervision-02
Category total-09
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Colleges
Computer Programming/Programmer, General-01
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications-01
Information Technology-02
Category total-04
Construction Trades Colleges
Category total6--
Education Colleges
Early Childhood Education and Teaching164
Teacher Assistant/Aide--6
Category total1610
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields Colleges
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician118
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD10--
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician037
Category total11415
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Colleges
Language Interpretation and Translation-2-
Category total-2-
Health Professions and Related Programs Colleges
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician--4
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other103
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training21--
Medical Office Management/Administration-67
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse--35
Category total22649
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services Colleges
Criminal Justice/Police Science-18-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies--5
Category total-185
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities Colleges
General Studies--1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other--24
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-30
Category total0-55
Mechanic and Repair Technologies Technicians Colleges
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician001
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician122
Category total123
Personal and Culinary Services Colleges
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor-4-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General12--
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist-0-
Category total124-
Precision Production Colleges
Welding Technology/Welder11203
Category total11203
Grand total7362153