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 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

CAMPUS ALERT:

The college will reopen to faculty and staff on Monday, September 24, 2018. There will be no classes or scheduled activities and the SCC Child Development Center will be closed on Monday, September 24 and Tuesday, September 25. Classes for all students will resume and the SCC Child Development Center will reopen on Wednesday, September 26th.

Last Updated: Friday, September 21st, 2018 on 1:05 PM

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