South Carolina residents paid $5,468 to attend the two-year public institution this year $146 more than the $5,322 charged for 2016-17.
Non-residents paid 71.1 percent more than residents this year, or $9,356. Their price tag grew 3.5 percent from $9,042 in 2016-17.
About 94 percent of the school's undergraduate population are South Carolina residents. About 5 percent are residents of other states and 1 percent are citizens of other countries.
Data shows 94 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 1,702 students received grants or scholarships totaling $10.95 million and 395 students took out student loans totaling more than $2.26 million.
Including all undergraduates, 4,803 students used grants or scholarships totaling $23.48 million. Another 1,032 took out $5.62 million in federal student loans.