Colleges in Durham, North Carolina

There are 14 Colleges in Durham, North Carolina, serving a population of 257,232 people in an area of 110 square miles. There is 1 College per 18,373 people, and 1 College per 7 square miles.

In North Carolina, Durham is ranked 79th of 959 cities in Colleges per capita, and 64th of 959 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Durham Colleges

Find Durham, North Carolina colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Apex School Of Theology 1701 TW Alexander Drive Durham, NC

Bull City Durham Beauty And Barber College 1401 Morehead Avenue Durham, NC

Cet-Durham 807 East Main Street Durham, NC

Duke University 103 Allen Building Durham, NC

Duke University 2616 Augusta Drive Durham, NC

Durham Beauty Academy 4600 Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard Durham, NC

Durham Technical Community College 1637 East Lawson Street Durham, NC

ITT Technical Institute-Durham 3518 Westgate Drive Durham, NC

North Carolina Central University 1801 Fayetteville Street Durham, NC

Park West Barber School 931 East Main Street Durham, NC

Regency Beauty Institute-Durham 1058 West Club Boulevard Durham, NC

The Art Institute Of Raleigh-Durham 410 Blackwell Street Durham, NC

The Hair Design School-Durham 5106 North Roxboro Street Durham, NC

Watts School Of Nursing 2828 Croasdaile Drive Durham, NC

About Durham Colleges

Durham Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Durham, NC. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Durham Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Durham College Statistics

Find Durham College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Durham College Enrollment
 DurhamNorth Carolina
College/Grad School Enrollment27,943 (39.6%)701,820 (27.8%)
Durham Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DurhamNorth Carolina
Some College, No Degree28,769 (16.8%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree10,509 (6.1%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree44,013 (25.6%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree39,791 (23.2%)722,112 (10.6%)
Durham Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 DurhamNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher83,8042,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others22,245 (26.5%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business10,652 (12.7%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education6,741 (8.0%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering36,269 (43.3%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields7,897 (9.4%)189,293 (9.3%)