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Pitt Community College Overview

Located in Winterville, North Carolina, Pitt Community College is a public institution. Winterville is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

What Is Pitt Community College Known For?

1,878 Undergraduate Awards
  • The associate's degree is the highest award offered at Pitt Community College.
  • In 2017-2018, 37% of the faculty were full-time.

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Pitt Community College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Pitt Community College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#95 Most Popular Online Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Pitt Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#7 Most Popular Online Teacher Education Grade Specific Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Most Popular Online Education Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#13 Most Popular Online Health & Medical Administrative Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#21 Most Popular Online Computer Information Systems Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#47 Best Allied Health Professions Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#53 Most Popular Online Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#73 Most Popular Online Business Administration & Management Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Pitt Community College?

Location of Pitt Community College

Contact details for Pitt Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1986 Pitt Tech Road, Winterville, NC 28590
Phone: 252-493-7200

How Do I Get Into Pitt Community College?

You can apply to Pitt Community College online at:

Pitt 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 Pitt Community College?

57% Take Out Loans
24.0% Loan Default Rate

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 Pitt Community College, approximately 57% of students took out student loans averaging $4,606 a year. That adds up to $18,424 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Pitt Community College is 24.0%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Pitt Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,450 Full-Time Undergraduates
58% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 8,185 undergraduate students at Pitt Community College, with 3,450 being full-time and 4,735 being part-time.

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

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,450 full-time undergraduates at Pitt Community College, 42% are male and 58% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Pitt Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Pitt Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 33
Black or African American 1,295
Hispanic or Latino 292
White 1,589
International Students 24
Other Races/Ethnicities 217

Over 11 countries are represented at Pitt Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Venezuela, and Vietnam.

Online Learning at Pitt Community College

1,503 Took All Classes Online
4,119 Took At Least One Class Online
-1.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 4,119 students took at least one online class at the school.

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


This school is the 20th 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 Pitt Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Pitt Community College was -1.5%. This is the #2,307 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Pitt Community College regardless of major.

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

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer Programming 33%

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

Major Growth Rate Rank
Design & Applied Arts #56
Computer Programming #82
Allied Health Professions #101
Visual & Performing Arts #111
Human Resource Management #146
Computer Information Systems #197
Teacher Education Grade Specific #286
Accounting #303
Health & Medical Administrative Services #357
Computer & Information Sciences #435

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%.

Pitt 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 0 477 1 478
Health & Medical Administrative Services 80 101 36 217
Business Administration & Management 73 104 6 183
Teacher Education Grade Specific 88 37 30 155
Allied Health Professions 19 79 38 136
Precision Metal Working 88 29 3 120
Nursing 0 101 0 101
Computer Information Systems 33 35 3 71
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 56 0 56
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 46 0 46
Building Management & Inspection 2 17 14 33
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 14 11 8 33
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 14 8 7 29
Design & Applied Arts 6 21 0 27
Mechanical Engineering Technology 15 6 4 25
Mental & Social Health Services 7 13 5 25
Accounting 12 9 0 21
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration 3 10 4 17
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 1 9 5 15
Electronics Engineering Technology 9 4 0 13
Entrepreneurial Studies 5 7 0 12
Legal Support Services 0 7 5 12
General Engineering 0 10 0 10
Architectural Engineering Technology 0 9 0 9
Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 0 0 7 7
Biotechnology 0 6 0 6
Human Development & Family Studies 2 4 0 6
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 0 5 0 5
Horticulture 0 3 0 3
Computer Programming 2 1 0 3
Human Resource Management 0 2 0 2
Computer Systems Networking 1 1 0 2
TOTAL 474 1,228 176 1,878


*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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