Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston

8085 Rivers Ave., Ste E
North Charleston, SC 29418-0000
Tel: (843)574-0101
School Highlights
  • Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston serves 635 students (64% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 38%.
  • Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston is one of 4 community colleges within Charleston County, SC.
  • The nearest community college is Trident Technical College (2.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston(SC) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty34 staff55 staff
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 635 has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment635 students1,260 students
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:128:1
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students404 students726 students
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students231 students534 students
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Enrollment Breakdown SC All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Black (2007-2016)
% White
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups 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.0.560.54
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,100$28,900
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $10,360 is less than the state average of $12,551. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,360$12,551
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%94%
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$23,472$14,979
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,436$5,500
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate82%58%
Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston Percent Admitted (2007-2011)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For South Carolina public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,687 per year for in-state students and $10,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,551 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 62%. 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 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in South Carolina is The Art Institute of Charleston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.