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McDowell Technical Community College

McDowell Technical Community College is a Public, 2 Years+ school located in Marion, NC. The 2019 average net price at McDowell Technical Community College is $5,824. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 1,105.
Mission StatementMcDowell Technical Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College System,...
McDowell Technical Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College System, dedicated to providing student-centered accessible, high-quality educational opportunities and services which fulfill the personal development, training and employment needs of the residents, businesses, and industries of McDowell County and the surrounding areas through an open-door admissions policy. The college recognizes each person's right to an education and seeks to contribute to the maximum development of a globally and culturally diverse workforce and improve the quality of life of the individuals in our community.


Logo of McDowell Technical Community College
Location: Marion, NC
Student Body: 1,105
Education Type: 2 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.mcdowelltech.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $1,824
Out of State/International Tuition: $6,432
Room and Board: n/a
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $102
Net Price In-District/State: $5,824
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 142
  • Men / Women Ratio: 52 / 90
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: n/a
  • Total International Students: 1
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: n/a
  • Recommendations: n/a
  • Admissions Tests Scores: n/a
  • Portfolio: n/a

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 26%
  • Health Professions: 24%
  • Vocational Trade Programs: 11%
  • Protective Services: 8%
  • Personal/Culinary Services: 7%

Academic Programs

McDowell Technical Community College offers 59 Total Programs in Associate's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsMcDowell Technical Community College offers 26 Associate's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication Technology
  • Photographic and Film, Video Technology, Technician and Assistant Degree
Computer Science
Construction
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Electromechanical Technology, Electromechanical Engineering Technology Degree
  • Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies, Technicians, Other Degree
  • Engineering Technology, General Degree
Health Professions
  • Health Information, Medical Records Technology, Technician Degree
  • Registered Nursing, Registered Nurse Degree
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
Personal/Culinary Services
Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs
Certificate ProgramsMcDowell Technical Community College offers 33 Certificate Programs
Agriculture
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication Technology
  • Photographic and Film, Video Technology, Technician and Assistant Degree
Computer Science
Construction
Education
Engineering Technology
  • Electromechanical Technology, Electromechanical Engineering Technology Degree
  • Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies, Technicians, Other Degree
  • Engineering Technology, General Degree
Health Professions
  • Health Information, Medical Records Technology, Technician Degree
  • Licensed Practical, Vocational Nurse Training Degree
  • Nursing Assistant, Aide and Patient Care Assistant, Aide Degree
  • Surgical Technology, Technologist Degree
Human Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Autobody, Collision and Repair Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology, Technician Degree
Personal/Culinary Services
Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 23%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 24%
  • 1st Year Retention: 52%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $26,300
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 1,105
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 84%
  • Hispanic Students: 9%
  • Black Students: 2%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: 1%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Two or more races: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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