Coker College
Hartsville, SC 29550

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,222
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 597 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

59%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Coker College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,495 applications and 877 students were granted admission. Coker College is at the #57 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 53% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 44% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT870 to 1070
ACT18 to 22

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students
$25
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Coker College's tuition was $27,624 for all students regardless of residency (3.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$17,196
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$27,624
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$27,624
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Coker College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 54% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,282 (which is 2.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Coker College in 2016-2017, was 173, which is 78% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,992 (which is 1.6% above the national average.)

$4,282
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,992
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Coker College has enrolled a total of 1,222 students (1,026 students full-time and 196 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,222 students, 105 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 1,149 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 73 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 95 students for distance studies.

1,222
Total Enrollment
105
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 55%

Black/African American: 32%

Two or more races: 5%

Non-resident alien: 3%

Hispanic: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Coker College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Education 25% 42
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 19% 31 0
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 10% 16
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 6% 10
Social Sciences 5% 8
English Language And Literature/letters 5% 8
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 2% 4
Psychology 2% 4
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 1% 2
Mathematics And Statistics 1% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

48%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Coker College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
51%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$25,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Coker College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,700. Last year, out of the total 470 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 414 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 572 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 486 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,700 $31,500
Employment Rate 88% 85%
Total Graduates 470 572

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Coker College.

Morris College
34.2 mile away
St Andrews University
42.1 mile away
Wingate University
47.1 mile away
Columbia College
59.5 mile away
W L Bonner College
59.7 mile away
Allen University
60 mile away
Benedict College
60 mile away
Clinton College
66.7 mile away