Colleges in Stanly County, North Carolina

There are 2 Colleges in Stanly County, North Carolina, serving a population of 60,875 people in an area of 395 square miles. There is 1 College per 30,437 people, and 1 College per 197 square miles.

In North Carolina, Stanly County is ranked 23rd of 100 counties in Colleges per capita, and 26th of 100 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Stanly County Colleges

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


Pfeiffer University 48380 U.s. 52 Misenheimer, NC

Stanly Community College 141 College Drive Albemarle, NC

About Stanly County Colleges

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

Stanly County College Statistics

Find Stanly 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.

Stanly County College Enrollment
 Stanly CountyNorth Carolina
College/Grad School Enrollment2,983 (22.2%)701,820 (27.8%)
Stanly County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Stanly CountyNorth Carolina
Some College, No Degree9,959 (23.5%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree4,736 (11.2%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree5,068 (12.0%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree1,928 (4.6%)722,112 (10.6%)
Stanly County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Stanly CountyNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher6,9962,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others1,670 (23.9%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business1,509 (21.6%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education1,353 (19.3%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering1,820 (26.0%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields644 (9.2%)189,293 (9.3%)