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Lenoir Community College Overview

Lenoir Community College is a public institution located in Kinston, North Carolina. The charming, small-town atmosphere of Kinston draws many to the area.

What Is Lenoir Community College Known For?

1,143 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Lenoir Community College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

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Lenoir 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 Lenoir Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#5 Most Popular Online Allied Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Lenoir Community College?

Location of Lenoir Community College

Contact details for Lenoir Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 231 Highway 58 South, Kinston, NC 28502-0188
Phone: 252-527-6223

How Do I Get Into Lenoir Community College?

You can apply to Lenoir Community College online at:

Lenoir 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 Lenoir Community College?

2% Take Out Loans

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Lenoir Community College, approximately 2% of students took out student loans averaging $8,455 a year. That adds up to $33,820 over four years for those students.

Lenoir Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

909 Full-Time Undergraduates
61% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 2,693 undergraduate students at Lenoir Community College, with 909 being full-time and 1,784 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Lenoir Community College

Gender Diversity

Of the 909 full-time undergraduates at Lenoir Community College, 39% are male and 61% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Lenoir Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Lenoir Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 8
Black or African American 238
Hispanic or Latino 81
White 542
International Students 17
Other Races/Ethnicities 23

Online Learning at Lenoir Community College

1,082 Took All Classes Online
1,952 Took At Least One Class Online
4.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,952 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


This school is the 25th 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 Lenoir Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Lenoir Community College was 4.6%. This is the #1,707 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Lenoir Community College regardless of major.

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

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 35%
Air Transportation 28%
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 30%
Allied Health Professions 1%
Business Administration & Management 4%
Business, Management & Marketing 17%
Education 42%
Health Professions 6%
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 2%
Liberal Arts General Studies 2%
Teacher Education Grade Specific 43%
Transportation & Materials Moving 28%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Lenoir Community College 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 Lenoir Community College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Transportation & Materials Moving #12
Air Transportation #12
Industrial Production Technology #17
Allied Health Professions #76
Engineering Technologies #116
Accounting #204
Teacher Education Grade Specific #207
Health & Medical Administrative Services #252
Criminal Justice & Corrections #312
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #352
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities #391
Liberal Arts General Studies #391
Education #491

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%.

Lenoir 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 1 253 0 254
Precision Metal Working 60 12 11 83
Teacher Education Grade Specific 64 7 6 77
Business Administration & Management 54 15 2 71
Allied Health Professions 7 48 15 70
Computer Engineering Technology 55 5 4 64
Accounting 39 7 2 48
Design & Applied Arts 37 11 0 48
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 38 4 5 47
Culinary Arts 24 6 11 41
Air Transportation 31 7 2 40
Nursing 0 34 0 34
Health & Medical Administrative Services 17 14 0 31
Mental & Social Health Services 8 15 8 31
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 22 8 0 30
Precision Systems Maintenance 22 7 0 29
Horticulture 16 6 5 27
Computer Information Systems 14 5 5 24
Cosmetology 0 0 21 21
Criminal Justice & Corrections 14 7 0 21
Agricultural Production 13 5 0 18
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 3 0 12 15
Human Development & Family Studies 11 0 0 11
Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 0 0 4 4
Industrial Production Technology 3 0 0 3
Mechanical Engineering Technology 1 0 0 1
Marketing 0 0 0 0
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 0 0
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0
General Engineering 0 0 0 0
Health/Medical Prep Programs 0 0 0 0
Homeland Security 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 554 476 113 1,143


*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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