Fayetteville Technical Community College

Fayetteville, NC 28303

Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) is located in Fayetteville, North Carolina and is a member of the North Carolina Community College System. FTCC was established back in 1961 and it serves around 41,000 students currently. It is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The school offers students 190 programs in total with many associate’s degrees, certificate, and transfer programs.

The FTCC nursing program gives students a couple of different options to consider. There is a practical nursing program as well as an associate’s degree nursing program. The practical nursing program is approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. The associate's degree in nursing program at FTCC is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Students will be taught to provide medical care in many different settings. Graduates of the programs will be fully prepared to apply for the NCLEX-PN or NCLEX-RN licensure exam. FTCC nursing students go on to find employment in the field very easily as well. 


Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate50%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 42
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 7 45
Certificate 0 4
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 95.9%
  • NCLEX-PN: 81.2%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1967 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
06/01/1970 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$76/credit
In State Students$76/credit
Out of State Students$268/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $3,420 $3,420 $12,060
ADN 70 $5,320 $5,320 $18,760
BSN 125 $9,500 $9,500 $33,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 80% of Fayetteville Technical Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 65% $5,027
Other Federal Grant 5% $791
State Grant & Scholarships 8% $1,712
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 5% $1,510
Federal Student Loans 48% $6,200
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$7,654
$30,001 to $48,000$6,912
$48,001 to $75,000$8,243
$75,001 to $110,000$9,765
Over $110,000$8,930

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Student Population













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

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and North Carolina state board of nursing.

Fayetteville Technical Community College
2201 Hull Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303

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