Spartanburg Community College

Tel: (864)592-4600
6,090 students
Public institution

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Spartanburg Technical College is a public, suburban, two-year comprehensive, open-admission institution of higher education serving the citizens of the upstate counties of Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union in South Carolina. The College advances economic development of the region through programs, services and partnerships that address emerging and continuing employment needs in a rapidly changing global environment. The College promotes lifelong learning and helps students reach their personal and professional goals.
School Highlights:
Spartanburg Community College serves 6,090 students (49% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Spartanburg Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Spartanburg County, SC.
The nearest community college is Spartanburg Methodist College (1.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Spartanburg Community 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 6,090 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,090 students
1,287 students
Spartanburg Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,001 students
832 students
Spartanburg Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,089 students
1,021 students
Spartanburg Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Spartanburg Community College sch enrollment Spartanburg Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Spartanburg Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Spartanburg Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
23%
12%
Spartanburg Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
70%
66%
Spartanburg Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Spartanburg Community College More (2010-2012)
Spartanburg Community College sch ethnicity Spartanburg Community 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. 0.46 0.45
Spartanburg Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,645 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 $7,611 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,645 $5,940
Spartanburg Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,611 $10,072
Spartanburg Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Spartanburg Technical College has been a leading provider of technical higher education in beautiful upstate South Carolina since the mid 1960s. We now offer over 60 programs of study. Being your community college is a privilege. In order for you to compete in today's work force, we want to provide you with education you need and want at an affordable cost. Whether it's an associate's degree in a technical field, the first two years of a bachelor's degree through our University Transfer Program, a certification course for employment, or a continuing education class for personal enrichment, we strive to meet your lifelong learning goals. Academic Programs offered by Spartanburg Technical College includes Transitional Studies, Dental Assisting, Radiation Therapy, University Transfer, Early Childhood Radiography, Horticulture, Math Department, Respiratory Care, Computer Technology, Health Unit Coordinating, Surgical Technology, Accounting, Pharmacy Technician, Pre-Occupational Therapy Assistant (Phase I), Culinary Arts, Interpreting, Commercial Graphics, Automotive Technology, Industrial Electronics, Machine Tool, Management, Therapeutic Massage, Civil Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Medical Assisting, Social Sciences, Welding, HVAC, Science Department, Humanities, Arts and Language Department, Office Systems, General Engineering Technology, Associate Degree in Nursing, Engineering Graphics Technology, Phlebotomy Technician and Pre-Physical Therapy Assistant (Phase I). This is a partial listing of Academic Programs offered by Spartanburg Technical College. Each year over 15,000 citizens utilize our services for credit and non-credit classes. Through today's technology, we offer a variety of course delivery: everything from traditional classroom settings on our main campus, technical instruction at your work place, or virtual instruction using the Internet.

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