South Piedmont Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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South Piedmont Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,595 students enrolled. This school is the only school located in Polkton, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
34
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at South Piedmont Community College.

South Piedmont Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 34 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, General Studies, Management, Nursing, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
South Piedmont Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 66% (close to North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at South Piedmont Community College is very low - 17%. Approximately 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at SPCC is decent: 16:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,600
Average tuition charges are relatevely low, $8,400 a year. The additional fees at South Piedmont Community College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $200; this totals $8,600 per year.

Read the details about South Piedmont Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at South Piedmont Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (704) 272-5300 or check South Piedmont Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
South Piedmont Community College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at South Piedmont Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at South Piedmont Community College.

Based on the college crime information, South Piedmont Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

South Piedmont Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: South Piedmont Community College, 680 Highway 74 West, Polkton, North Carolina 28135, USA
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