Denmark Technical College

1126 Solomon Blatt Blvd, Denmark
SC, 29042
Tel: (803)793-5100
2,069 students
Public institution

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Denmark Technical College is a public, comprehensive, Historically Black, two-year technical college located in rural Bamberg County. The College annually serves approximately 2,000 credit and continuing education students, a mix of traditional, nontraditional, full-time and part-time. Denmark Technical College is the only technical college in the State of South Carolina with on-campus housing. As a member of the South Carolina Technical College System, Denmark Technical College's mission is related to the educational mission of the State of South Carolina and the Technical College System.
School Highlights:
Denmark Technical College serves 2,069 students (91% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Denmark Technical College is the only community colleges within Bamberg County, SC.
The nearest community college is University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie (22.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Denmark Technical College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,069 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,069 students
1,283 students
Denmark Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,890 students
832 students
Denmark Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 179 students
1,021 students
Denmark Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Denmark Technical College sch enrollment Denmark Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
96%
12%
Denmark Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
4%
66%
Denmark Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Denmark Technical College sch ethnicity Denmark 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. 0.08 0.45
Denmark Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,662 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,014 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,662 $5,845
Denmark Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,014 $10,047
Denmark Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Denmark Technical College was established in 1947. Since 1948, the College has experienced significant growth and now takes pride in the fact that it has become a comprehensive two-year college which offers a broad range of programs and services. The College is located in Denmark, South Carolina, a small city of approximately 5,000 citizens. The campus stands on 53 beautifully landscaped acres of land conveniently located about 50 miles south of Columbia, 85 miles northeast of Charleston, and 50 miles east of Augusta, Georgia. Degree Programs offered includes Computer Technology, Criminal Justice Technology, Electromechanical Engineering Technology, Electronics Technology, General Business, General Technology, Human Services and Office Systems Technology. Diploma Programs offered includes Automated Office, Barbering, Cosmetology and Pharmacy Technician. Certificate Programs are offered in Accounting, Basic Tailoring/Alterations, Building Construction Fundamentals, Computer Servicing and Repair, Criminal Justice, Customer Service, Early Childhood Development, Food Services, General Automotive Technology, Industrial Processing Technology, Laptop Computer Presentations, Legal Research Assistant, Machine Tool, Medical Record Coder, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technology, Nail Technology, Nurse Aide, Plumbing, Pre-Medical, Professional Secretary, Shorthand, Welding and Word Processing. Denmark Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Certificates, Diplomas,and Associate Degrees.

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,744 per year for in-state students and $9,275 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 68%. 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 higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.