Tri-County Technical College

Tel: (864)646-1500
6,615 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Tri-County Technical College serves 6,615 students (56% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Tri-County Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Anderson County, SC.
The nearest community college is Forrest College (13.2 miles away).

School Overview

Tri-County 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 6,615 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,615 students
1,303 students
Tri-County Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,723 students
836 students
Tri-County Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,892 students
1,046 students
Tri-County Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Tri-County Technical College sch enrollment Tri-County Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Tri-County Technical College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Tri-County Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
11%
12%
Tri-County Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
85%
67%
Tri-County Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Tri-County Technical College More (2010-2012)
Tri-County Technical College sch ethnicity Tri-County 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. 0.26 0.45
Tri-County Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,752 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 35% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,104 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,752 $5,940
Tri-County Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,104 $10,072
Tri-County Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Anderson Forrest College
    Private for-profit
    601 E River Street
    Anderson, SC 29624
    13.2  Mi  |  134  students
  • Greenville Brown Mackie College-Greenville
    Private for-profit
    Two Liberty Square, 75 Beattie Place Ste 100
    Greenville, SC 29601
    (864)239-5300
    27  Mi  |  867  students
  • Greenville Greenville Technical College
    Public
    738 S Pleasantburg Dr
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864)250-8000
    27.1  Mi  |  13950  students
  • Greenville Virginia College-Greenville
    Private for-profit
    78 Global Dr Ste 200
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864)679-4922
    28.1  Mi  |  483  students
  • Greenville ITT Technical Institute-Greenville
    Public
    Six Independence Pointe
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864)288-0777
    31.1  Mi  |  440  students
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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,974 per year for in-state students and $9,760 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,279 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 South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.