Centura College-Columbia

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

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School Highlights:
Centura College-Columbia serves 64 students (66% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% 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
Total Faculty 5 staff
59 staff
Centura College-Columbia Total Faculty (2008-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 64 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment
64 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
42 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 22 students
1,017 students
Centura College-Columbia Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Centura College-Columbia Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
78%
12%
Centura College-Columbia Black (2006-2013)
% White
17%
57%
Centura College-Columbia White (2006-2013)
Centura College-Columbia Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,547 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,547 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,547 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 63%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,589 per year for in-state students and $8,916 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,830 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 77%. 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 lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.