For the eighth time, Smart Asset has released its rankings of the best community colleges in the country.
Cleveland Community College made the list at number 20!
The study analyzed data on 820 community colleges from across the country. Three metrics were considered: student-to-faculty ratio, graduation and transfer rate, and cost of tuition and fees.
The data used comes from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, part of the National Center for Education Statistics, and is from the 2019-2020 school year.
Fourteen North Carolina community colleges made the list.
Find more information on the study here: https://smartasset.com/data-studies/best-community-colleges-in-america-2021.