Centura College-Columbia

7500 Two Notch Road
Columbia, SC 29223
Tel: (803)754-7544
107 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Centura College-Columbia serves 107 students (88% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Centura College-Columbia is one of 3 community colleges within Richland County, SC.
The nearest community college is South University-Columbia (1.9 miles away).

School Overview

Centura College-Columbia Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 107 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
107 students
1,303 students
Centura College-Columbia Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
94 students
836 students
Centura College-Columbia Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 13 students
1,046 students
Centura College-Columbia Part-Time Students (2009-2012)
Centura College-Columbia sch enrollment Centura College-Columbia sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Centura College-Columbia Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
90%
12%
Centura College-Columbia Black (2006-2012)
% White
7%
67%
Centura College-Columbia White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Centura College-Columbia More (2008-2012)
Centura College-Columbia sch ethnicity Centura College-Columbia 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. 0.18 0.45
Centura College-Columbia Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,547 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,547 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,547 $5,940
Centura College-Columbia In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,547 $10,072
Centura College-Columbia 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.