Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Asheville, NC 28801

Located in Asheville, North Carolina, Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of North Carolina Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Graham, Asheville, Washington, Dublin, Flat Rock, Bolivia, Hudson, Wilmington, Morehead City, Hickory.

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,432 and fees $115. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,576 and $115 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate61%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN
  3. LPN to ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 20
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 74

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

Blue Ridge Community College
19.58 miles away
McDowell Technical Community College
33.91 miles away
Mayland Community College
39.26 miles away
Isothermal Community College
39.67 miles away
Southwestern Community College
39.72 miles away
Western Piedmont Community College
49.84 miles away
Spartanburg Community College
52.08 miles away
Greenville Technical College
52.79 miles away
Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Elizabethton
58.81 miles away
Walters State Community College
59.42 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1969 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,828
30k to 48k$8,295
48k to 75k$9,114
75k to 110k$10,287
Over 110k$13,462
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $76.00 $268.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Non-resident alien

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
340 Victoria Rd
Asheville, NC 28801

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