Sandhills Community College

Pinehurst, NC, USA
3.28 Average Rating

Surrounded by a heavily wooded area in Pinehurst, North Carolina, Sandhills Community College is a rural 2-year community college in the Tar Heel State. As the first community college in North Carolina to offer a transfer degree to a 4-year institution, Sandhills’ University Studies Department maintains an affiliation with the University of North Carolina system. In addition, students who maintain a 2.5 GPA and complete an Associates Degree are guaranteed admission to UNC Wilmington as part of the Pathway to Excellence Program. The Sandhills campus is home to a series of 14 themed enclosures, the Sandhills Horticultural Gardens, which are maintained by students enrolled in Landscape Gardening.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting Rural
In State Students
95%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Associate's
Total Number of Students
3,782
Total Number of Undergrads
3,782
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$9,258
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$2,598
Out-of-State Tuition
$8,742
Students Receiving Financial Aid
73%
Average Aid Per Year
$3,993
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
37%
63%
Student Organizations
21
Size of Town
Rural: Fringe
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$27,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.28 Average Rating
This school is the best community college in the area. It has a wide variety of programs offered. They really help you to move on in your studies and to prepare you for the next step.
Barbie
Sandhills Community College has a great atmosphere for anybody who wants to further their education. The school is amazing and prepares students with skills that they will keep forever. I enjoyed my time at Sandhills and recommend it to anybody. Sandhills is very concerned with the well being of their students. This community college prepares students for University Level Courses. They also have transfer programs on the Sandhills campus. Sandhills makes it easy for students to further their education. I am extremely proud of this community college.
Roseline from Laurinburg, NC

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