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CCTC Demographics & Diversity

Sumter, South Carolina

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Very High

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at CCTC are predominantly White with a significant Black population. The school has very high racial diversity. 53% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Central Carolina Technical College is designated as a Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) and receives federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve low and middle-income Black Americans.

Racial demographics of Central Carolina Technical College students
Race Percent of Students
White 47%
Black 45%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1%
International 0%
Race Unknown 3%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 119% more female students than male students enrolled at Central Carolina Technical College with a gender ratio of 69% women to 31% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, CCTC has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Central Carolina Technical College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 31%
Women 69%
Enrollment by gender for Central Carolina Technical College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 905
Women 1,980

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

CCTC serves a very low number of students outside of South Carolina, with 100 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Central Carolina Technical College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 100%
Out of State 0%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$45,145 per year

64% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 40.2%
Part time Undergrads 60.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=218858 IPEDS survey data for Central Carolina Technical College.