School Overview

North Carolina Central University is a Public, 4 years college located in Durham, North Carolina. North Carolina Central ranked 24th in North Carolina Colleges and 54th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 8,078 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. North Carolina Central's acceptance rate is 76.00% last year (undergraduate school).
North Carolina Central University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1801 Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27707
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of North Carolina Central University is 76.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate76.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

North Carolina Central's 2022 tuition & fees is $6,644 for North Carolina residents and $19,351 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $7,641 for North Carolina residents and $20,595 for out-of-students.
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,644$19,351
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,641$20,595
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,078 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 1,500 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. North Carolina Central has 6,067 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,011 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,078
Undergraduate Students6,067
Graduate Students2,011
Online Enrollment1,500

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs63 Programs
Number of online programs20 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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