Columbia Community Colleges

  • There are 3 community colleges in Columbia, South Carolina, serving 1,849 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in South Carolina is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 23:1.

Columbia, SC Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • Centura College-Columbia
    Pivate, for profit
    7500 Two Notch Road
    Columbia SC  29223
    (803)754-7544

    70 students
  • 1628 Browning Road, Suite 180
    Columbia SC  29210
    (803)216-6600

    315 students
  • 9 Science Court
    Columbia SC  29203
    (803)799-9082

    1,464 students
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May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.