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Carteret is a public college located in Morehead City, North Carolina. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 632 undergraduate students. The Carteret acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Medical Assistant, and Office Management. Graduating 18% of students, Carteret alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $21,900.
About Carteret Community College...
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
3505 Arendell St
Morehead City, NC 28557
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Net Price
$13,132/ year
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $11,998/ year
  • $30-48k
    $12,574/ year
  • $49-75k
    $12,327/ year
  • $76-110k
    $12,419/ year
  • $110k+
    $10,074/ year
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of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.13 responses
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.10 responses
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.10 responses
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Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$24,300/ year
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Small class sizes mean lots of opportunity for one-to-one discussion with professors. The faculty are well-qualified educators and the advisers truly care. The personal attention means you will get that 'kick-in-the-****' you need when you are flailing. It also means, if you let staff know you need help, you WILL GET help. I rely on grant money, but the cost of education here is super LOW, and the value of the education received is super HIGH! I enjoy coming to classes. All this, and a beautiful campus on the water.
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Nice community college with a beautiful view on the water. Very friendly staffing and professors. The area has currently experience a hurricane and the college has been very flexible and efficient in lending a helping hand with supplies, food, etc. They are always holding events and offering food free for students. Class room sizes are also small for more personal and one-on-one with the professor for a better learning experience.
I was enrolled in the GED Program under Diane Matlock. They teachers were very cooperative and helpful with the students who needed assistance. Ms. Matlock even let me " study " by tutoring some the other students. Then when I transferred over to the Core classes all the staff including Financial Aid and Academic Support. My advisor were both extremely helpful although one was a bit less patient. All really just impressed with my age. The janitors even were nice, kept everything perfect and were even fun to talk to.