South Carolina residents paid $5,550 to attend the two-year public institution this year $218 more than the $5,332 charged for 2016-17.
Non-residents paid 62.3 percent more than residents this year, or $9,006. Their price tag grew 3.6 percent from $8,692 in 2016-17.
About 98 percent of the school's undergraduate population are South Carolina residents. And about 2 percent are residents of other states.
Data shows 96 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 656 students received grants or scholarships totaling $6.19 million and 76 students took out student loans totaling more than $196,860.
Including all undergraduates, 4,172 students used grants or scholarships totaling $29.62 million. Another 595 took out $1.78 million in federal student loans.