Fort Scott Community College: Review & Facts

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Fort Scott Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,760 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1919 and is the only school located in Fort Scott, Kansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
Fort Scott Community College will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

FSCC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Trucking, Cosmetology, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Fort Scott Community College is low at 53% (way below Kansas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Fort Scott Community College is low - 35%. Nearly 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at FSCC is decent - 17:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,700
Low
Average tuition costs are very low - $3,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Fort Scott Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $1,400; this comes to a total of $4,700 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Fort Scott Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (620) 223-2700 or check Fort Scott Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Low
Fort Scott Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at FSCC, 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.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Fort Scott Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 300 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $3,000 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Fort Scott Community College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fort Scott Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Fort Scott Community College, 2108 S Horton, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701, USA
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