Lenoir Community College

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$2,432
0% growth from 2019
2020 Average Net Price
$4,836
After Financial Aid
2020 Enrolled Students
2,361
30.4% Full-Time
2020 Graduation Rate
35.3%
79 Graduates

About

Lenoir Community College is a higher education institution located in Lenoir County, NC. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Lenoir Community College were .

In 2020, 990 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Lenoir Community College. 57.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42.2% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (611 degrees), 3.06 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (200 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Lenoir Community College is $2,432, which is $−5,548 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,980).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Lenoir Community College is $2,432, which is $−5,548 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,980).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $4,836.

In 2020, 42% of undergraduate students attending Lenoir Community College received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, N/A% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$2,432
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at Lenoir Community College was $2,432. The cost of tuition at Lenoir Community College is $−5,548 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,980).

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Average Net Price

$4,836
2020 Value
16.4%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 Lenoir Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $4,836. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of Lenoir Community College grew by 16.4%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,364
Room and Board
$1,800
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Lenoir Community College was of $6,364 in 2020. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,800. The cost of room and board did not change between 2019 and 2020. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

42%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
N/A%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

42% of undergraduate students at Lenoir Community College received financial aid through grants or loans in 2020. This represents a growth of 2.44% with respect to 2019, when 41% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Lenoir Community College has a total enrollment of 2,361 students. The full-time enrollment at Lenoir Community College is 718 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,643. This means that 30.4% of students enrolled at Lenoir Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Lenoir Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 54% White, 28.4% Black or African American, 13.1% Hispanic or Latino, 2.29% Two or More Races, 1.02% Asian, 0.296% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Lenoir Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (32.9%), followed by White Male (24.1%) and Black or African American Female (18%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

30.4%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Lenoir Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,361 students. The full-time enrollment at Lenoir Community College is 718 and the part-time enrollment is 1,643. This means that 30.4% of students enrolled at Lenoir Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.4% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

59%
2020 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Lenoir Community College was 59%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (60%), Lenoir Community College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,276
  2. Black or African American
    671
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    310

The enrolled student population at Lenoir Community College is 54% White, 28.4% Black or African American, 13.1% Hispanic or Latino, 2.29% Two or More Races, 1.02% Asian, 0.296% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44.5% White, 26.8% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.2% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0 students (0%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2020, 154 more women than men received degrees from Lenoir Community College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Lenoir Community College is white (611 degrees awarded). There were 3.06 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (200 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Lenoir Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Lenoir Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Precision Production (76 degrees awarded), Agriculture (46 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (88 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lenoir Community College are Other managers (79,518 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (76,546 people), Software developers (35,722 people), Aircraft pilots & flight engineers (34,273 people), and Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing (33,098 people).

The most specialized majors at Lenoir Community College are Precision Production (76 degrees awarded), Agriculture (46 degrees), Engineering Technologies (88 degrees), Transportation (24 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (81 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lenoir Community College are Surgeons, Skincare specialists, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Other financial specialists, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at Lenoir Community College are Precision Production (76 degrees awarded), Agriculture (46 degrees), Engineering Technologies (88 degrees), Transportation (24 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (81 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Lenoir Community College are Elementary & secondary schools (141,195 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (69,710 people), Computer Systems Design (60,880 people), Construction (56,430 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (42,029 people).

The most specialized majors at Lenoir Community College are Precision Production (76 degrees awarded), Agriculture (46 degrees), Engineering Technologies (88 degrees), Transportation (24 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (81 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Lenoir Community College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Lenoir Community College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

418
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
572
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 418 degrees were awarded to men at Lenoir Community College, which is 0.731 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (572).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 68 degrees were awarded to men at Lenoir Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.41 times less than the 166 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 166 degrees were awarded to women at Lenoir Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 2.44 times more than the 68 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

15%
100% Completion Time
30%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 15% of students graduating from Lenoir Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 30% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 37% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Two or More Races Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Lenoir Community College is Male and Two or More Races (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    611 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    200 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    127 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Lenoir Community College is white (611 degrees awarded). There were 3.06 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (200 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. White Female
    342 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    269 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Female
    147 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Lenoir Community College is white female (342 degrees awarded). There were 1.27 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (269 degrees).

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Operations

Lenoir Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $5.49M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $33.4k (0.608%), compared to the 5.11% average return ($226k on $4.42M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2020, Lenoir Community College had a total salary expenditure of $39.1M. Lenoir Community College employs 108 No academic ranks, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Lenoir Community College are Female No academic ranks (70), Male No academic ranks(38), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lenoir Community College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 61 employees, Public service, with 27 employees, and Service with 20 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$5.49M
2020 Endowment
4.39%
growth from 2019

Lenoir Community College has an endowment valued at about $5.49M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of Lenoir Community College grew 4.39% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $1.06M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, Lenoir Community College received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$17.1M
2020 Salaries
2.46%
decline from 2019

In 2020, Lenoir Community College paid a median of $17.1M in salaries, which represents 43.6% of their overall expenditure ($39.1M) and a 2.46% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.47% growth from 2018 and a 0.0234% decline from 2017.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.8M (43.6% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$4.89M
Instructional Salaries
108
Number of Employees

In 2020, Lenoir Community College paid a total of $4.89M to 108 employees working as instructors, which represents 28.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.98M (29.6%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank
Most Common Instructor
108 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
61 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at Lenoir Community College were No academic rank with 108 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Lenoir Community College were Office and Administrative Support with 61 employees; Public service with 27 employees; and Service with 20 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female No academic rank
  2. Male No academic rank

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Lenoir Community College was Female No academic rank with 70 employees, and Male No academic rank with 38 employees.

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