Clinton College

Tel: (803)327-7402
194 students
Private not-for-profit
Clinton Junior College is a historically black, private two year institution with a strong Liberal Arts tradition. The College was founded in 1894 by The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church to meet the needs of descendents of slaves who did not have access to higher education. Today, the doors of the institution are open to all, those who have achieved academically and to those who have yet to reach their full potential. In keeping with its rich tradition, the College continues to provide a learning milieu for students to promote academic achievement and positive moral and spiritual development. This environment fosters leadership qualities and encourages students to be good citizens who can contribute to a global society.
School Highlights
Clinton College serves 194 students (96% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Clinton College is one of 2 community colleges within York County, SC.
The nearest community college is York Technical College (3.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
College Clinton College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 18 staff
62 staff
Clinton College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 194 has grown by 34% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 199% over five years.
Total Enrollment 194 students 1,371 students
Clinton College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
22:1
Clinton College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 186 students
779 students
Clinton College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 8 students
1,083 students
Clinton College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Clinton College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
97%
15%
Clinton College Black (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
3%
1%
Clinton College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.06 0.70
Clinton College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,320 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,320 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,320 $5,664
Clinton College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,320 $10,360
Clinton College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Total Dormitory Capacity 152 271
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
90%
Clinton College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,589 per year for in-state students and $8,916 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,830 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

South Carolina community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is Virginia College-Greenville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.