Clinton Junior College

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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 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 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
148 students
1,303 students
Clinton Junior College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
145 students
834 students
Clinton Junior College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3 students
1,040 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%
11%
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 0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,635 is less than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,635 $5,890
Clinton Junior College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,635 $10,047
Clinton Junior College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 0.44. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.