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Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

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Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
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Tuition & Fees

$10,940

Average Salary in 10 Years

$25,600
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston is located in Charleston, South Carolina. It is a small private for-profit school part of the Delta Career Education Corporation system and offers undergrad programs. It has 629 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Transportation and Materials Moving, Personal and Culinary Services, Personal and Culinary Services, and Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services. 30% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $22,000.

About
🗺 8085 Rivers Ave., Suite E.
Charleston, South Carolina 29418
Mission Miller-Motte Technical College prepares students for career-focused employment by delivering relevant career training. Objectives: 1. To provide an educational environment that promotes the relationship between career preparation and employment opportunities. 2. To recruit and retain qualified instructors who are effective in the classroom and knowledgeable of current industry trends. 3. To graduate students who are prepared to enter their chosen career. 4. To assist graduates in becoming gainfully employed in their chosen career field. 5. To maintain an organizational model that is responsive to its constituents.
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

30%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

17%

Women Graduation Rate

35%
Cost
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Can you afford to attend Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$21,388
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$10,940
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$10,940
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$10,940
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$26,472
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$281
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

73%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

85%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education
Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $10,940
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $10,940
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston?

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston students, on average, make $25,600 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 4% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

3.9%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston.

Median Earnings of Students from Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

2.3x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

2.1x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

19
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston?

No
Highest degree: Associate's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

629

Total Students

629
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

35%

Students over 25

63%

Student Median Household Income

$51,103
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017) Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

83%
of undergraduates

Men

17%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Mostly Women

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 20 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 488 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston study?

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Transportation and Materials Moving
  3. Personal and Culinary Services
  4. Personal and Culinary Services
  5. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Approximately 98% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

59%

Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate

15%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston has a retention rate of 59% for full-time undergrads, which is fairly low.

Transfers
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Undergraduate Transfers

153
24% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Medium

Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston has around 153 students who transfer into the school each year. This is a medium rate at approximately 24% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Miller - Motte Technical College - Charleston as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Charleston, South Carolina
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

284
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

37
in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in South Carolina
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, South Carolina tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 41% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 55% voted for the Republican party, and 2% voted for neither.