Spartanburg Community College: Review & Facts

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Spartanburg Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,930 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1963 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Spartanburg Community College.

Spartanburg Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Medical Assistant, Medical, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Spartanburg Community College student retention rate is low at 57% (below South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Spartanburg Community College is very low - 19%. Roughly 10% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Spartanburg Community College is pretty decent - 15:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,500
Low
Average tuition costs are relatevely low, $8,400 per year. The additional fees at Spartanburg Community College beyond tuition are about $100; this comes to $8,500 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Spartanburg Community College is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Spartanburg Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (864) 592-4500 or check Spartanburg Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Spartanburg Community College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Spartanburg 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 this moment there is no on-campus housing at Spartanburg Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Spartanburg Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Spartanburg Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Spartanburg Community College, 107 Community College Drive, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303, USA
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