Clinton Junior College

Tel: (803)327-7402
148 students
Private not-for-profit

Get admissions information on Clinton Junior College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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 Junior College serves 148 students (98% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Clinton Junior College is one of 2 community colleges within York County, SC.
The nearest community college is York Technical College (3.0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Clinton Junior College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 148 teachers has grown by 59% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
148 students
1,275 students
Clinton Junior College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
145 students
829 students
Clinton Junior College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3 students
1,020 students
Clinton Junior College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Clinton Junior College sch enrollment Clinton Junior College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan - 1%
% Asian - 2%
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic - 7%
% Black 100%
12%
Clinton Junior College Black (2006-2012)
% White - 66%
% Two or more races - 2%
Clinton Junior College sch ethnicity Clinton Junior 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. 0.00 0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,635 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,635 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,635 $5,940
Clinton Junior College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,635 $10,075
Clinton Junior College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

Get admissions information on Clinton Junior College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
Simple Mistakes Cost Community College Students Millions
Simple Mistakes Cost Community College Students Millions
Are you receiving the full financial aid you should? The process of applying for financial aid can be both time-consuming and confusing, especially for first-time college students. Learn about common errors to avoid in order to maximize your financial aid opportunities.
Students Stuck for Four Years to Earn an Associate?s Degree
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
Undeserved Community College Accreditation: Abuse of Power?
Complaints about the current system of accrediting community colleges, combined with the quickly changing scope of community college education and how it’s delivered, may soon necessitate changes in the way that community college programs are accredited.