- 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.
Clinton College serves 119 students (86% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 38%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 119 students
- Private-state tuition: $5,320
- Student:teacher ratio: 2:1
- Minority enrollment: 100%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Clinton College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 216% over five years.
(SC) Community College Avg.
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Clinton College has declined by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has decreased from 3:1 over five years.
The Clinton College diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 553% over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The private state tuition of $5,320 is less than the state average of $10,258. The private state tuition has declined by 33% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Clinton College cost?
Clinton College's private state tuition is approximately $5,320.
What schools are Clinton College often compared to?
Clinton Collegeis often viewed alongside schools like York Technical College by visitors of our site.
What is Clinton College's ranking?
Clinton College ranks among the top 20% of community college in South Carolina for: Diversity in US community colleges, Average community college minority breakdown, Percent of students receiving financial aid and Highest completion rates.
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