Study: Six North Carolina community colleges listed in top 10 list

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Our state holds a prime spot when it comes to the best community colleges in the country.

A recent study lists six North Carolina community colleges in its top 10, including a few in the east.

According to SmartAsset, Pamlico Community College takes home the honors for the second best in the country. Coastal Carolina Community College in Jacksonville is ninth on the list. Smithfield Community College in Johnston County is listed as tenth.

The rankings are based on the student to faculty ratio, graduation and transfer rate, and the cost of tuition.

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