Stanly Community College

Albemarle, NC 28001
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Stanly Community College (SCC) is located in Albemarle, North Carolina and is a member of the North Carolina Community College System. Stanley Tech was established in 1971. This school's motto is “changing lives” and it seeks to change many lives for the better each year. There are currently more than 10,000 students enrolled in this community college. Students will be able to earn associate’s degrees, certificates, and diplomas at this school. It even has a robust online degree program that many students in the area take advantage of regularly. The school is also completely accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

The SCC nursing program has the distinction of being ranked the eleventh-best nursing program in all of North Carolina. This associate’s degree nursing program gives students the education that they need to become successful members of the medical community. This program has advanced placement possibilities for existing LPNs who are qualified. The nursing program has the full approval of the North Carolina Board of Nursing. It also holds pre-accreditation status with the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students2,540
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 5 37
Certificate 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 90%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1979 - 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, 62% of Stanly 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 52% $4,844
Other Federal Grant 2% $500
State Grant & Scholarships 20% $1,716
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 11% $1,550
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
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$6,202
$30,001 to $48,000$6,256
$48,001 to $75,000$6,712
$75,001 to $110,000$6,872
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













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

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and North Carolina state board of nursing.
Stanly Community College
141 College Drive
Albemarle, NC 28001

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