Southern State Community College: Review & Facts

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Southern State Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,410 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1975 and is the only school located in Hillsboro, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
41
Fair
At Southern State Community College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Southern State Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 41 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
54%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Southern State Community College student retention rate is low at 54% (way below Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Southern State Community College is very low - 21%. Nearly 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Southern State Community College is decent - 17:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Low
Average tuition cost is relatevely low - $8,000 per year. The additional fees at Southern State Community College (not included in tuition costs) are about $200; this comes to $8,200 per year.

Read the details about Southern State 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 school will consider accepting 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 obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Southern State Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (937) 393-3431 or check Southern State Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Southern State Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Southern State Community 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Southern State Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Southern State Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Southern State Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Southern State Community College, 100 Hobart Dr, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133, USA
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