South Carolina Community Colleges

There are 34 community colleges located throughout South Carolina (24 public colleges and 10 private colleges), serving 107,479 students.
For South Carolina community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,761 per year for in-state students and $9,547 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,789 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 77% (view national acceptance rates).
South Carolina community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 45% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 29:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(SC) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
4%
Black
33%
White
55%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
2%
Unknown
4%

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