Colleges in Hertford County, North Carolina

There are 2 Colleges in Hertford County, North Carolina, serving a population of 24,262 people in an area of 353 square miles. There is 1 College per 12,131 people, and 1 College per 176 square miles.

In North Carolina, Hertford County is ranked 3rd of 100 counties in Colleges per capita, and 22nd of 100 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Hertford County Colleges

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


Chowan University 1 University Place Murfreesboro, NC

Roanoke-Chowan Community College 109 Community College Road Ahoskie, NC

About Hertford County Colleges

Hertford County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Hertford County, 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:
  • Hertford County 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

Hertford County College Statistics

Find Hertford County 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.

Hertford County College Enrollment
 Hertford CountyNorth Carolina
College/Grad School Enrollment1,994 (33.6%)701,820 (27.8%)
Hertford County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Hertford CountyNorth Carolina
Some College, No Degree3,975 (23.6%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree1,480 (8.8%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree1,671 (9.9%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree910 (5.4%)722,112 (10.6%)
Hertford County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Hertford CountyNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher2,5812,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others618 (23.9%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business368 (14.3%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education520 (20.1%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering783 (30.3%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields292 (11.3%)189,293 (9.3%)