South College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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South College is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 965 students enrolled. This college was established in 1882 and is one of the 12 colleges and schools located in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
South College will give you the opportunity to receive a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

South College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and has 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Medical, Radiology Technology, Education, and Physical Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
54%
The rate of student retention at South College is low at 54% (way below Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at South College is very low: 23%. About 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at South College is pretty decent: 14:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,400
Average tuition pricing is fairly high, around $18,000 a year. The additional fees at South College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $400; this comes to $18,400 per year.

Read the details about South College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
As reported in recent data, 45 applications were submitted and 45 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at South College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to South College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (865) 251-1800 or check South College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
South College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at South College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at South College.

Based on the college crime information, South College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

South College Location and Maps



Post Address: South College, 3904 Lonas Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37909-0000, USA
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