South Carolina residents paid $5,700 to attend the two-year public institution this year $1,244 more than the $4,456 charged for 2016-17.
Non-residents paid 65.8 percent more than residents this year, or $9,450. Their price tag grew 21.2 percent from $7,796 in 2016-17.
About 95 percent of the school's undergraduate population are South Carolina residents. And about 5 percent are residents of other states.
Data shows 97 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 161 students received grants or scholarships totaling $837,175 and 79 students took out student loans totaling more than $250,965.
Including all undergraduates, 869 students used grants or scholarships totaling $3.29 million. Another 410 took out $1.22 million in federal student loans.