Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Asheville, NC
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Asheville–Buncombe Technical Community College is a public two-year community college established in 1959 in Asheville, North Carolina. The college is one of the oldest in the North Carolina Community College System and serves primarily Buncombe and Madison counties. As of the 2004-2005 school year, the curriculum enrollment was 9,023, with an extension enrollment of 17,308 students. These figures make the school one of the largest in the North Carolina system. Students are able to enroll in a plethora of courses including computer art, political science, and many others.

As of 2011, Holly library contained 47,236 books.

Accreditation programs recognizing Asheville-Buncombe TCC include the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the North Carolina Board of Nursing, the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, the Joint Review Committee on Education Radiologic Technology, the American Dental Association, the Commission on Dental Accreditation, and the Accreditation Review Committee on Education in Surgical Technology.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $6,956.00 avg tuition

340 Victoria Rd
Asheville, NC 28801-4897
(828) 254-1921

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Construction Trades
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Precision Production
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
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Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 63%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $1,802.00 $1,802.00 $6,956.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $73.00 $73.00 $73.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $67.00 $67.00 $259.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $9,028.00 $9,264.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $4,750.00 $9,264.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,470.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 63%
Percent receiving grant aid 63%
Avg amount of grant aid $3,856.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 17%
Avg amount of student loan aid $3,577.00

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Hotel, Motel, and Restaurant Management X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Office Management and Supervision X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance X
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other X
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
Information Science/Studies X
Information Technology X
CONSTRUCTION TRADES
Building/Property Maintenance X
Electrician X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician X
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician X
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X
Surveying Technology/Surveying X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician X
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) X
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Surgical Technology/Technologist X
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef X
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General X
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant X
Welding Technology/Welder X
SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician X

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
State Employees' Credit Union Foundation Scholarship $2,500 March 31, 2017
Altruss International of Asheville Scholarship $1,664 March 31, 2017
Lavender Fund Scholarship $1,600 March 31, 2017
James Robert Sanford Memorial Scholarship $1,575 March 31, 2017
Mike and Martha Cochran Memorial Scholarship $1,500 March 31, 2017
French Broad River Garden Club Scholarship $1,500 March 31, 2017
Joseph Dave Endowed Scholarship $1,500 March 31, 2017
Grove Park Inn Endowed Hospitality Scholarship $1,500 March 31, 2017
Grove Park Inn Endowed Culinary Technical Program Scholarship $1,500 March 31, 2017
United Healthcare Endowed Scholarship $1,200 March 31, 2017

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