History

  • Chartered on February 6, 1964

Campus

  • The SCC campus is comprised of 248 contiguous acres with 19 buildings located between Whiteville and Chadbourn in Southeastern North Carolina.

Serving Columbus County

  • 18.5% of adult Columbus County residents are served (2019)
  • 72% of curriculum students from Columbus County
  • 1% curriculum students from out-of-state

Tuition and Fees

  • $76.00 per credit hour for North Carolina residents (2019)

Students Enrolled (unduplicated)

  • 2015 in curriculum courses
  • 6150 in continuing education
  • 8135 total unduplicated SCC students

Full-Time Equivalent Students (FTE)

  • 1303 Curriculum
  • 903 Continuing Education

Curriculum Programs

  • Associate in Arts – 1
  • Associate in General Education (Nursing) – 1
  • Associate in General Education – 1
  • Associate in Science – 16
  • Diplomas – 16
  • Certificates – 19
  • Career and College Promise Programs – 20

Curriculum Student Profile

  • Average age, 23
  • 66% female, 34% male
  • 38% employed at least part-time while attending
  • White 63%, Black 21%, American Indian 8%, Other//Multiple 4%, Hispanic 4%, Asian or Pacific Islander <1%

Distance Learning

  • 204 Internet courses, 5089 enrollments
  • 209 courses with a web component, 2399 enrollments
  • 150 Web Supported courses, 1858 enrollments
  • 55 Hybrid courses, 551 enrollments

Completions

  • 257 Associates degrees, 106 certificates, 38 diplomas (2018-2019)
  • 35 General Educational Development diplomas (GED) (2019)

Curriculum Faculty Credentials

  • 53 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

  • 15,476 enrollments scheduled in 1,123 different workforce development class sections
  • The Columbus County NCWorks Career Center served 2,757 customers with 19,721 requested services (2019)
  • Small Business Center served 608 participants

Continuing Education Student Profile

  • Average age, 39
  • 37% female, 63% male

Foundation

  • Investments valued at $6,964,631
  • $604,728 contributed in annual fund drive

SCC Employees, Part-time and Full-time

  • 53 Full-time Curriculum faculty
  • 18 Full-time Continuing education faculty
  • 97 Staff
  • 32 Part-time Curriculum faculty
  • 156 Part-time Continuing education faculty
  • 47 Part-time Staff

Funding Allocations (2018-2019)

  • $14,913,379 State
  • $5,202,211 Federal
  • $1,739,170 County
  • $306,500 Other
  • $24,220,260  Total

*Except where noted, data reflect 2018-2019

*Southeastern Community College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. Revised 3-3-2020