Colleges in Durham, North Carolina Statistics

Durham is a city in North Carolina. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 424,700 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, ten colleges are active for serving college programs in Durham, North Carolina. In addition, there are 31 colleges located within 30 miles from Durham.
By school types, there are two public and eight private schools. By school levels, there are three 4-years (or high) schools, two 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and five less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
All Ten schools offer undergraduate programs and three schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Durham, North Carolina is $16,625 for North Carolina residents and $19,228 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 47.50% and the average SAT score is 1,225. A total of 29,975 students enrolled in schools in Durham, North Carolina, of which 9,480 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

Colleges in Durham, Nor Comparison Table

The following table lists 10 colleges located in Durham and 22 schools near Durham, North Carolina ordered by distance from Durham. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From DurhamUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
North Carolina Central University
Durham, NC
Public, 4 years
four-years
0.44 miles$19,3368,07852%16 to 1$20,59587.00%930
Bull City Durham Beauty and Barber College
Durham, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
0.99 miles$15,7351867%20 to 1---
Elevate Salon Institute
Durham, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.01 miles$15,500124-10 to 1---
Durham Technical Community College
Durham, NC
Public, 2-4 years
valid
1.24 miles$7,4874,67219%10 to 1---
Duke University
Durham, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
2.45 miles$57,63316,17296%6 to 1$59,1408.00%1,520
Watts School of Nursing
Durham, NC
Private, 2-4 years
valid
3.96 miles$15,944150-11 to 1---
Durham Beauty Academy
Durham, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
4.34 miles$18,07593-8 to 1---
Apex School of Theology
Durham, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.23 miles$5,10055498%10 to 1$4,500--
Carolina Career College
Durham, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.39 miles$25,79960-5 to 1---
Aveda Institute-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.79 miles$23,08821668%12 to 1---
University of North Carolina System
Chapel Hill, NC
Public, 4 years
four-years
8.61 miles-------
Strayer University-North Carolina
Morrisville, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
9.08 miles$13,5155,441-28 to 1$15,135--
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
Public, 4 years
four-years
9.51 miles$36,15930,09291%13 to 1$30,24825.00%1,385
Paul Mitchell the School-Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
11.31 miles$15,80017773%15 to 1---
Meredith College
Raleigh, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
17.25 miles$39,9521,80264%11 to 1$12,01972.00%1,104
Mitchells Academy
Raleigh, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
17.37 miles$15,3002096%7 to 1---
MyComputerCareer.edu-Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
17.64 miles$19,3511,99566%14 to 1---
Platt College-Miller-Motte-Cary
Cary, NC
Private, 2-4 years
valid
17.99 miles$24,160377-11 to 1---
North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
Public, 4 years
four-years
18.57 miles$29,22036,04284%14 to 1$28,99946.00%1,320
Shepherds Theological Seminary
Cary, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
18.58 miles$6,479136--$7,115--
Living Arts College
Raleigh, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
19.61 miles$16,60017148%6 to 1-100.00%-
Gwinnett College
Raleigh, NC
Private, 2-4 years
valid
19.71 miles$13,41410168%9 to 1---
William Peace University
Raleigh, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
19.86 miles$32,45083038%12 to 1-61.00%1,040
Platt College-Miller-Motte-Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
Private, 2-4 years
valid
20.41 miles$25,24028245%22 to 1---
Shaw University
Raleigh, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
20.70 miles$16,4801,28319%14 to 1$13,18871.00%-
Saint Augustine's University
Raleigh, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
20.72 miles$16,8841,11019%12 to 1-67.00%860
Sherrill's University of Barber & Cosmetology
Raleigh, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
21.78 miles$15,90084-42 to 1---
Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
Wake Forest, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
21.79 miles$9,5623,34341%10 to 1$5,83082.00%-
Beyond Measure Barbering Institute
Mebane, NC
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
22.45 miles$16,9504586%13 to 1---
Wake Technical Community College
Raleigh, NC
Public, 2-4 years
valid
25.31 miles$8,57621,76028%18 to 1---
Alamance Community College
Graham, NC
Public, 2-4 years
valid
26.14 miles$8,0704,03727%14 to 1---
Southeastern Free Will Baptist Bible College
Wendell, NC
Private, 4 years
four-years
29.96 miles$10,4706248%6 to 1---
Average-$19,22829,97566%11 to 1$28,07847.50%1,225