Tri-County Technical College

Tel: (864)646-1500
6,556 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Tri-County Technical College serves 6,556 students (55.69% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
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Tri-County Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Anderson County, SC.
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The nearest community college is Forrest College (13.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 213 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Tri-County Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 213 staff
61 staff
Tri-County Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 6,556 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,556 students 1,294 students
Tri-County Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
21:1
Tri-County Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 3,651 students
822 students
Tri-County Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,905 students
1,025 students
Tri-County Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Tri-County Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Tri-County Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Tri-County Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
11%
12%
Tri-County Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
81%
57%
Tri-County Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Tri-County Technical College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Tri-County Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
Tri-County Technical College 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. 0.26 0.53
Tri-County Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,872 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,328 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,872 $5,694
Tri-County Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,328 $10,252
Tri-County Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Tri-County Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Anderson
    Forrest College
    Private for-profit
    601 E River Street
    AndersonSC 29624
    (8.6)422-5765
    13.20 Mi | 135 students
  • Greenville
    Two Liberty Square 75 Beattie Place Ste 100
    GreenvilleSC 29601
    (864)239-5300
    26.95 Mi | 787 students
  • Greenville
    738 S Pleasantburg Dr
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864)250-8000
    27.14 Mi | 12,087 students
  • Greenville
    78 Global Dr Ste 200
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864)679-4922
    28.12 Mi | 344 students
  • Greenville
    Six Independence Pointe
    GreenvilleSC 29615
    (864)288-0777
    31.10 Mi | 398 students
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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public 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. 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 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is ITT Technical Institute-Columbia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.