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DTC Demographics & Diversity

Denmark, South Carolina

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity
Extremely Low

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at DTC are almost exclusively Black with a small White population. The school has extremely low racial diversity. 93% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Denmark Technical College is a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) primarily serving the African-American community.

Racial demographics of Denmark Technical College students
Race Percent of Students
White 7%
Black 92%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
International 0%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity

There are 107% more female students than male students enrolled at Denmark Technical College with a gender ratio of 67% women to 33% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, DTC has a lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Denmark Technical College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 33%
Women 67%
Enrollment by gender for Denmark Technical College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 160
Women 331

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

DTC serves a very low number of students outside of South Carolina, with 90 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Denmark Technical College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 90%
Out of State 10%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$40,264 per year

57% 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 39.5%
Part time Undergrads 33.9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217989 IPEDS survey data for Denmark Technical College.