Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston
Charleston, SC 29418


Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 621
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston's tuition was $10,296 for all students regardless of residency (25.3% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2-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.

Average Net Price
National Average = $18,092
In State Tuition
National Average = $13,780
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $13,780
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 92% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,915 (which is 11.5% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston in 2016-2017, was 54, which is 90% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $10,784 (which is 43.2% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,407
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,529
Financial aid
National Average = 88%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston has enrolled a total of 621 students (404 students full-time and 217 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 621 students, 133 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 19% men and 81% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 66%

White: 29%

Two or more races: 2%

Hispanic: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston.

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
Health Professions And Related Programs 41% 374
Transportation And Materials Moving 24% 220
Personal And Culinary Services 6% 52
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 48
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 2% 18
Legal Professions And Studies 2% 14

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 61%

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 Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston graduates 6 years after enrollment is $16,300. Last year, out of the total 5,421 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 4,337 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,518 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 4,359 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $16,300 $23,600
Employment Rate 80% 79%
Total Graduates 5,421 5,518

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Miller-Motte Technical College-Charleston.

Virginia College-Florence
86.1 mile away
Centura College-Columbia
93.2 mile away
Virginia College-Columbia
93.2 mile away
Virginia College-Savannah
93.8 mile away
Fortis College-Columbia
94.6 mile away