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Durham Tech students develop the skills and experiences to succeed. Our career-ready graduates are ready for the real world and our award-winning programs help them discover their paths.

Durham Tech offers more than 100 degrees, diplomas, and certificates and serves more than 15,000 students in curriculum, continuing, and corporate education. Durham Tech students have outstanding opportunities for transferring to one of our four-year partner institutions, work-based learning experiences, high school and dual enrollment options, and career and technical education programs.

Who we are

  • #1 in graduate wages among North Carolina community colleges
  • 89 percent of graduates stay in NC and grow our economy
  • With Durham and Orange County ConnectFunds, tuition costs $1,000 less than other nearby community colleges
  • Nearly 90 percent first-time licensure pass-rate for graduates 
  • Durham Tech has partnership agreements with UNC System colleges
  • 86 percent of Durham Tech transfer students have a GPA above 2.0 after one-year at their transfer institution