Education

K-12

Whether it's through a public school system, a local charter school or a private institution, there are plenty of great schools in North Carolina's Southeast Region. Most public school systems operate at the county level, so if you live in Pender County, you can learn more about that system by search for "Pender County Schools." While there are exceptions to this rule, it's a great way to get started. Another way to learn about different systems is through the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.  
 

Community Colleges

There are 13 Community Colleges in our 15 county region, several of which have multiple campuses. That means no matter where you are, you're not far from a great educational opportunity or training program. Community Colleges in North Carolina's Southeast include:

 

Four-Year Colleges and Universities

North Carolina's Southeast Region is home to six four-year colleges and universities. Three are public institutions — part of the University of North Carolina System — and three are private. Learn more.