Southern Technical College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Southern Technical College is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 1,255 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1986 and is one of the 21 schools located in Orlando, Florida.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Few
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Southern Technical College.

STC implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Electrical and Electronics, Installation and Repair, Engineering, and HVAC. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Southern Technical College is low at 53% (way below Florida average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Southern Technical College is below average: 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at Southern Technical College is reasonably decent, 21:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
98%
According to government data, 753 applications were submitted and 739 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at STC is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Southern Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (407) 671-9922 or check Southern Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Southern Technical College provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Southern Technical 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Southern Technical College.

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

Southern Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Southern Technical College, 1485 Florida Mall Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32809, USA
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