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Aiken Technical College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Aiken Technical College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Aiken Technical College Ranked?

2023 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Aiken Technical College was awarded 118 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is allied health professions.

Overall Quality

Aiken Technical College is ranked #1,886 out of 2,241 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2023 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Aiken Technical College held the #1,983 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Aiken Technical College also holds the #35 spot on the Best Colleges in South Carolina ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Aiken Technical College?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Aiken Technical College since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Aiken Technical College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Aiken Technical College is an impressive 11 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Aiken Technical College is 32%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  32 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Aiken Technical College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Aiken Technical College this rate is 53%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  53 out of 100

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Aiken Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,925 undergraduates at Aiken Technical College with 608 being full-time and 1,317 being part-time.

How Much Does Aiken Technical College Cost?

The overall average net price of Aiken Technical College is $3,353. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Aiken Technical College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Aiken Technical College, approximately 11% of students took out student loans averaging $5,134 a year. That adds up to $20,536 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Aiken Technical College is 11.8%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Aiken Technical College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Aiken Technical College make about $32,781 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 23% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Aiken Technical College make the most money.

Location of Aiken Technical College

Aiken Technical College is a public institution located in Graniteville, South Carolina. Aiken Technical College is located in the countryside, which is perfect for students who enjoy a rural lifestyle.

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Contact details for Aiken Technical College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2276 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville, SC 29829
Phone: 803-508-7263

Aiken Technical College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Aiken Technical College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Aiken Technical College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 1,706 students took at least one online class at Aiken Technical College. This is an increase from the 1,007 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,706 1,107
2018-2019 1,007 275
2017-2018 931 225
2016-2017 1,092 288
2015-2016 996 248

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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