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McDowell Technical Community College

Marion, NC 2-Year Public
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About Mcdowell Technical Community College

McDowell Technical Community College Overview

McDowell Technical Community College is a public, state school in a rural setting in Marion, North Carolina. Mcdowell Technical Community College was founded in 1964 and presently has around 1,134 students a year, including 1,134 undergraduate students.

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2022 Mcdowell Technical Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $2,432
Out-of-State $8,576

Is Mcdowell Technical Community College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how competitive a college is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Mcdowell Technical Community College offers and if it might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Mcdowell Technical Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Mcdowell Technical Community College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Mcdowell Technical Community College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Mcdowell Technical Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Mcdowell Technical Community College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Mcdowell Technical Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Mcdowell Technical Community College.

Based on this information, is Mcdowell Technical Community College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Mcdowell Technical Community College a good school for you?

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Where is McDowell Technical Community College Located?

Mcdowell Technical Community College is located in the rural setting of Marion, North Carolina.

If you would like to see Mcdowell Technical Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Marion, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Asheville Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Mcdowell Technical Community College and Marion are like without leaving home.

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College Info

54 College Drive Marion, NC 28752-9724

Campus Setting: Rural

Mcdowell Technical Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mcdowell Technical Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mcdowell Technical Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Mcdowell Technical Community College ACT Scores

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Mcdowell Technical Community College SAT Scores

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Mcdowell Technical Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,926

In State

$6,534

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$1,824
$6,432
Fees
$102
$102
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Unknown

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,134

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,926

Out-of-State

$6,534

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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