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Study at Mayland Community College

Mayland Community College, often abbreviated as MCC, is a coeducational, community college located in Spruce Pine, North Carolina, United States. It was established in 1971 by an act of the North Carolina General Assembly. The college offers more than 30 vocational and technical training programs to students. Besides, the college has an online education program, called the Raven.

The academic divisions of Mayland Community College including the following:

  • Arts and Sciences
  • Basic Skills
  • Business, Engineering and Public Service
  • Health Sciences
  • Public Safety and Occupational Technologies
  • RAVEN program
The sports teams of the Mayland Community College are known as the Mountain Lions. The official mascot of the college is the Lion. The students of MCC participate in basketball and volleyball.

Profile of Mayland Community College

Mayland Community College is found in Spruce Pine, NC. Spruce Pine is a rural area. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Associate's degree at Mayland Community College.

Course Topics

The school has a greater breadth of degree programs (majors) than most colleges of its size. Mayland Community College is known for its programs in landscaping and horticulture, engineering technician, construction trades, and production trades.

Mayland Community College Selectivity

The school accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.


Mayland Community College maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Enrolment

Students numbered 1, 472 in 2007 at the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"The mission of Mayland Community College is to empower adults to become lifelong learners and to improve the quality of life within our communities"

Mayland Community College Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Landscaping and Horticulture99applied horticulture
Engineering Technician93computer engineering tech, electromechanical tech, electronics tech
Construction Trades92masonry, electrician
Business and Management77MIS, business management, accounting technology
Production Trades59cabinetmaking, welding
Nursing and Emergency Medicine44registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts36liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities, general studies
Mechanics and Repair31HVAC, autobody repair, industrial electronics tech
Beauty and Cosmetology21cosmetology
Security and Law Enforcement17criminal justice and police, criminal justice and safety
Medical Support and Technology15medical assistant
Family and Social Work13child care management
office and Administration9executive secretary
Medical administration2medical secretary

Contact: Mayland Community College

Mayland Community College

200 Mayland Drive

Spruce Pine, NC 28777

General Phone: (828) 765-7351


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