Northeastern Technical College

1201 Chesterfield Hwy.
Cheraw, SC 29520
Tel: (843)921-6900
1,149 students
Public institution

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Northeastern Technical College provides occupational, technical, college transfer, basic academic skills, and continuing education programs with appropriate support services to meet the needs of the individuals, businesses, and industries in a rural service area composed of Chesterfield, Marlboro, and Dillon Counties. Within this focus, the College contributes to economic growth by enhancing the employability of service area residents in technology, business, health, arts, and sciences.
School Highlights:
Northeastern Technical College serves 1,149 students (52% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Northeastern Technical College is the only community colleges within Chesterfield County County, SC.
The nearest community college is Richmond Community College (18.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Northeastern Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 52 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,149 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,149 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students
599 students
816 students
# Part-Time Students 550 students
1,024 students
Northeastern Technical College sch enrollment Northeastern Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
% Black
41%
12%
% White
54%
57%
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Northeastern Technical College sch ethnicity Northeastern Technical College sta ethnicity
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. 0.52 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,846 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,174 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,846 $5,940
Northeastern Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,174 $10,047
Northeastern Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Northeastern Technical College, a member of the South Carolina Technical and Comprehensive Education System, is an accredited post-secondary institution which grants associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates and is supported by county, state, federal, and student revenues. NETC enrolls approximately 2,700 - 2,800 college credit students and 3,700 - 5,500 continuing education students annually. Degree Programs offered by Northeastern Technical College includes Associate in Arts, Associate in Arts - Elementary Education, Associate in Arts - Social Work, Associate in Science, Computer Technology, Business/Management, Business/Management - Accounting, Business Management - Fire Science, General Technology - Early Childhood Development, General Technology - Electro-Mechanical, General Technology - Electronics, General Technology - Engineering Graphics, General Technology - Industrial Maintenance, General Technology - Welding, Industrial Electronics Technology, Machine Tool Technology and Office Systems Technology. Diploma Programs includes Automated Office, Industrial Electricity and Machine Tool. Certificate Programs includes Accounting Clerk, Accounting/Microcomputer Applications, Allied Health Careers, CISCO Internetworking, Computer-Assisted Drafting, Computer Numerical Controls, Criminal Justice, Data Processing Clerk, Early Childhood Development, Electronics Industrial Application, Industrial Plant Mechanics, Machine Operator, Management and Supervision, Medical Office Assistant, Motor Controls, Nurse Preparation, Practical Nursing Preparation, Residential Wiring, Web Mastery, Web Page Development, Welding Practices and Word Processing. Northeastern Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates.

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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 77%. 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 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.