History

  • Chartered on February 6, 1964

Campus

  • The SCC campus is comprised of 246 contiguous acres with 21 buildings located between Whiteville and Chadbourn in southeastern North Carolina.

Serving Columbus County

  • 17% of adult Columbus County residents are served (2014)
  • 72% of curriculum students from Columbus County
  • 2% curriculum students from out-of-state

Tuition and Fees

  • $76.00 per credit hour for North Carolina residents (2015)

Students Enrolled (unduplicated)

  • 1868 in curriculum courses
  • 7813 in continuing education
  • 9312 total unduplicated SCC students

Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTE)

  • 1165 Curriculum
  • 925 Continuing Education

Curriculum Programs

  • Associate in Arts – 1
  • Associate in Fine Arts – 1
  • Associate in General Education – 1
  • Associate in Science – 1
  • Associate in Applied Science – 12
  • Diplomas – 10
  • Certificates – 16
  • Programs – 42

Curriculum Student Profile

  • Average age, 25
  • 67% female, 33% male
  • 40% employed at least part time while attending
  • White 65%, Black 23%, American Indian 6%, Other//Multiple 2%, Hispanic 4%, Asian or Pacific Islander <1%

Distance Learning

  • 85 Internet courses, 3093 enrollments
  • 6 Two-way video courses, 55 enrollments
  • 251 Web-enhanced courses, 6298 enrollments
  • 26 Hybrid courses, 276 enrollments

Completions

  • 147 Associates degrees, 96 certificates, 28 diplomas
  • 93 General Educational Development diplomas (GED) (2014)

Curriculum Faculty Credentials

  • 52 full-time faculty
  • 77% full-time of curriculum faculty with a master’s degree or above
  • 100% of transfer faculty with a master’s degree or above

Student Activities

  • Numerous Clubs and Organizations
  • Intercollegiate Athletics
    • Men’s Baseball
    • Women’s Softball
  • Phi Theta Kappa
  • International Honor Society
  • Ambassadors Leadership Program
  • Student Government Association
  • Phi Beta Lambda – Business Society

Continuing Education and Economic Development

  • 17,972 enrollments scheduled in 1,246 different workforce development class sections
  • The Columbus County JobLink Career Center served 2,291 customers with 18,662 requested services (2015)
  • Small Business Center served 810 participants

Continuing Education Student Profile

  • Average age, 40
  • 38% female, 62% male

Foundation

  • Investments valued at $4,878,973
  • $286,264.45 contributed in annual fund drive

SCC Employees, Part-time and Full-time (Fall 2015)

  • 52 Full-time Curriculum faculty
  • 11 Full-time Continuing education faculty
  • 105 Staff
  • 64 Part-time Curriculum faculty
  • 152 Part-time Continuing education faculty
  • 32 Part-time Staff

Funding Allocations (2014-2015)

  • $11,776,246 State
  • $6,256,841 Federal
  • $1,267,376 County
  • $670,533 Other
  • $19,970,996  Total

*Except where noted, data reflect 2014-2015

*Southeastern Community College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. Revised 4-19-2016