Founded in 1852, Mitchell Community College functions as a higher educational resource for the residents of Iredell County and nearby areas. It is located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Piedmont North Carolina.
As a student-centered institution, Mitchell provides opportunities for students to achieve their personal and professional goals. This college offers wide range of programs including Associate degree, Diploma and Certificate, as well as general and continuing education. These programs are designed to meet the objectives of the students whether it is to transfer in four-year institutions, start a career, venture in another field or just to enhance their skills.
This college is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Its Associate degree, Certificate and Diploma courses fall under the following areas of study: Arts and Sciences, Business Technologies, Constriction Technologies, Engineering Technologies, Health Sciences and Public Service Technologies. Continuing Education, on the other hand, include High School programs, Career and College Promise (CCP), Articulated Credits Earned (ACE) program and the Early College program.
In support of the students, several resources including the Huskins Library, MIND Center and Career Center are available on campus. Numerous activities and events can also be enjoyed by Mitchell students. Moreover, students also have the option to participate in several organizations.
For more than a century, Mitchell has consistently provided quality academic services to the community it serves. And in line with its mission to meet the diverse and changing needs of the community, this college continuously strives for the improvement of its academic services.
About Mitchell http://mitchellcc.edu/about-mcc/
Future Student's Guide http://mitchellcc.edu/future-students/enroll-now.cfm
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $8,100. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range:
- State Residents: $2,300-$2,800
- Out-of-State: $8,400-$10,140
- Charges per unit:
- In-State: $72-$86 per unit
- Out-of-State: $260-$320 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||68%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||68%||$4,437|
|Receiving Student Loans||2%||$4,833|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Mitchell Community College may provide services to students like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Employment search assistance
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges often offer both career training programs and options for students to transfer-out to four year institutions, which is why the table below is so important, it compares Mitchell Community College against community colleges in North Carolina.
|Mitchell Community College||Iredell County||North Carolina|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 2002)
- See a list of all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in North Carolina
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Mitchell Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Security and Protective Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Mitchell Community College.
- Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory, NC (22 miles away)
- Rowan - Cabarrus Community College in Salisbury, NC (23 miles away)
- Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, NC (29 miles away)
- Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute in Hudson, NC (34 miles away)
- Gaston College in Dallas, NC (38 miles away)