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Alamance Community College Overview

Located in Graham, North Carolina, Alamance Community College is a public institution. Students who love country life may enjoy the rural location of ACC.

What Is Alamance Community College Known For?

918 Undergraduate Awards
  • The associate's degree is the highest award offered at ACC.
  • In 2017-2018, 26% of the faculty were full-time.

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Alamance Community College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at ACC.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#4 Most Popular Animal Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#67 Most Popular Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Alamance Community College?

Location of Alamance Community College

Contact details for ACC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1247 Jimmie Kerr Road, Graham, NC 27253-8000
Phone: 336-578-2002
Website: www.alamancecc.edu

Alamance Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford Alamance Community College?

1% Take Out Loans

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At ACC, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $2,683 a year. That adds up to $10,732 over four years for those students.

Alamance Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,378 Full-Time Undergraduates
58% Women
41% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,328 undergraduate students at ACC, with 1,378 being full-time and 2,950 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  ACC

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,378 full-time undergraduates at ACC, 42% are male and 58% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  ACC

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Alamance Community College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of ACC Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 24
Black or African American 227
Hispanic or Latino 253
White 725
International Students 44
Other Races/Ethnicities 105

Over 7 countries are represented at ACC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Nigeria, Vietnam, and Colombia.

Online Learning at Alamance Community College

550 Took All Classes Online
1,547 Took At Least One Class Online
7.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,547 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at ACC has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 39th most popular in North Carolina for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of ACC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Alamance Community College was 7.5%. This is the #1,480 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at ACC regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of ACC majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Animal Science 50%
Educational Administration 80%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at ACC ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at ACC.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Fire Protection #26
Information Science #34
Accounting #162
Teacher Education Grade Specific #172
Computer & Information Sciences #235
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #282
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities #299
Liberal Arts General Studies #299
Education #414

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Alamance Community College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 315 0 315
Business Administration & Management 28 32 5 65
Animal Services 25 17 1 43
Precision Metal Working 23 13 5 41
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 19 13 6 38
Nursing 0 38 0 38
Accounting 22 15 0 37
Health & Medical Administrative Services 22 13 0 35
Teacher Education Grade Specific 4 24 2 30
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 2 27 0 29
Dental Support Services 0 0 27 27
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 26 0 26
Computer Information Systems 9 12 4 25
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration 16 6 0 22
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 13 4 4 21
Design & Applied Arts 7 13 0 20
Horticulture 8 8 0 16
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 4 9 3 16
Cosmetology 0 6 9 15
Biotechnology 9 4 0 13
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 11 0 11
Culinary Arts 0 8 0 8
Educational Administration 5 0 0 5
Fire Protection 2 3 0 5
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 4 0 0 4
Legal Support Services 0 4 0 4
Human Development & Family Studies 3 0 0 3
Animal Science 2 0 0 2
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2 0 0 2
Information Science 0 1 0 1
General Engineering 0 1 0 1
Human Resource Management 0 0 0 0
Marketing 0 0 0 0
Computer Systems Networking 0 0 0 0
Information Technology 0 0 0 0
Electronics Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0
Engineering Technology (Other) 0 0 0 0
Biology & Biotech Lab Technician 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 229 623 66 918

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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