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

  • 24% of adult Columbus County residents are served (2012)
  • 70% of curriculum students from Columbus County
  • 1% curriculum students from out-of-state

Tuition and Fees

  • $71.50 per credit hour for North Carolina residents (2013)

Students Enrolled (unduplicated)

  • 2272 in curriculum courses
  • 8891 in continuing education
  • 10,580 total unduplicated SCC students

Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTE)

  • 1424 Curriculum
  • 1007 Continuing Education

Curriculum Programs

  • Associate in Arts – 13
  • Associate in Fine Arts – 2
  • Associate in General Education – 1
  • Associate in Science – 5
  • Associate in Applied Science – 22
  • Diplomas – 14
  • Certificates – 21
  • Programs – 49

Curriculum Student Profile

  • Average age, 28
  • 67% female, 33% male
  • 40% employed at least part time while attending
  • White 57%, Black 31%, American Indian 7%, Other//Multiple 2%, Hispanic 2%, Asian or Pacific Islander <1%

Distance Learning

  • 110 Internet courses, 4260 enrollments
  • 6 Two-way video courses, 144 enrollments
  • 277 Web-enhanced courses, 7323 enrollments
  • 14 Hybrid courses, 178 enrollments

Completions

  • 154 Associates degrees, 113 certificates, 31 diplomas
  • 229 General Educational Development diplomas (GED) (2012)

Curriculum Faculty Credentials

  • 66 full-time faculty
  • 78% 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

  • 19,911 enrollments scheduled in 1222 different workforce development class sections
  • The Columbus County JobLink Career Center served 1750 customers with 16,300 requested services (2012)
  • Small Business Center served 971 participants

Continuing Education Student Profile

  • Average age, 40
  • 41% female, 59% male

Foundation

  • Investments valued at $4,428,669
  • $290,468 contributed in annual fund drive

SCC Employees, Part-time and Full-time

  • 66 Full-time Curriculum faculty
  • 17 Full-time Continuing education faculty
  • 104 Staff
  • 63 Part-time Curriculum faculty
  • 93 Part-time Continuing education faculty
  • 34 Part-time Staff

Funding Allocations (2012-2013)

  • $15,597,980 State
  • $9,056,300 Federal
  • $1,591,251 County
  • $2,986,456 Other
  • $29,231,987  Total

*Except where noted, data reflect 2012-2013

*Southeastern Community College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. Revised 10-28-13.