South Carolina residents paid $5,165 to attend the two-year public institution this year – $180 more than the $4,985 charged for 2017-18.
Non-residents paid 24.2 percent more than residents this year, or $6,413. Their price tag grew 3.7 percent from $6,185 in 2017-18.
About 99 percent of the school's undergraduate population are South Carolina residents. And about 1 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, 510 students received grants or scholarships totaling $3.6 million and 164 students took out student loans totaling more than $808,687.
Including all undergraduates (4,491), 4,040 students used grants or scholarships totaling $17.3 million, and 1,900 students took out $11.5 million in federal student loans.