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Centura College-Columbia

Centura College-Columbia is an Associate's college with 64 students located in Columbia, SC.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 64
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 49% Full Time / 51% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 57% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 12%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Ethnicity Unknown 0%
Black or African American 82%
Asian 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Corrections (100%), Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (0%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to study the theories and principles, of correctional science and to function as professional corrections officers and other workers in public and/or private incarceration facilities.

Job Opportunities:

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in criminal justice, corrections, and law enforcement administration. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.
Correctional Officers and Jailers
Guard inmates in penal or rehabilitative institutions in accordance with established regulations and procedures. May guard prisoners in transit between jail, courtroom, prison, or other point. Includes deputy sheriffs and police who spend the majority of their time guarding prisoners in correctional institutions.

A program that prepares individuals to apply theories and practices of organization management and criminal justice to the administration of public law enforcement agencies and operations. Includes instruction in law enforcement history and theory, operational command leadership, administration of public police organizations, labor relations, incident response strategies, legal and regulatory responsibilities, budgeting, public relations, and organizational leadership.

Job Opportunities:

Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in criminal justice, corrections, and law enforcement administration. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.

Administration & Faculty

Campus Executive Director Barry Hill
Director of Education Latha Dickey
Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Student : Faculty Ratio 9 : 1

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

Admissions Websites

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $22,770 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $22,178
$30K-$48K $23,871
$75K-$110K $27,181

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $15,400, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $15,400 Same as On-Campus
Fees $147 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $6,510
Books $1,624 $1,624
Total (before financial aid) $17,171 $23,681

Students Receiving Aid

57% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 60% $9,625
Federal Scholarships/Grants 58% $4,635
Other Federal Grants 15% $383
Other Loans 48% $4,149
Pell Grants 58% $4,535
Student Loans 60% $12,910

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.centuracollege.edu.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.centuracollege.edu.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

79% of students graduated on time.

79% of students graduated in six years.

55% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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