South Central College in North Mankato

North Mankato, MN

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Overview

South Central College offers 291-degree programs and 36 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 16:1. 1 high safety campus. 49.9% are women, and 50.1% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at South Central College is 11757$, that is at the level of national average. 22% of full-time South Central College students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $33,400, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The South Central College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$11,757
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, South Central College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$10,131
$30,001 - $48,000$10,551
$48,001 - $75,000$12,255
$75,001 - $110,000$14,601
$110,001+$15,044

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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13%

Types of financial aids

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2235 of South Central College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 66 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes South Central College number 48 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Minnesota.

Students at South Central College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Family IncomeNumber awarded grant and scholarship aidAverage amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded
$0 - $30,000
100%
$5,422
$30,001 - $48,000
97.73%
$5,261
$48,001 - $75,000
88.57%
$3,007
$75,001 - $110,000
41.43%
$635
$110,001+
21.43%
$342

Salary After Attending

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$33,400

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

4%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate

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22%
BELOW AVERAGE

South Central College graduation rate is below the national average.

22% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to South Central College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at South Central College is 16:1, that means that for every 16 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

16:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

22

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In South Central College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at South Central College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Minnesota.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Faribault Campus

The campus located by 1225 Third Street Sw address in Faribault, Minnesota.

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Faribault Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of South Central College with 0.03% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Faribault Campus is burglary.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

South Central College offers 291 programs in total: 135 are for Associate's degree, 69 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, 54 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, and 33 are 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 141 universities in Minnesota state, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree and 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 36 distance learning programs that are provided in the South Central College: 18 are for less than 1-year certificate programs, 15 - for Associate's degree and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Minnesota state average data to help you compare.

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South Central College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 2490 students with 74709 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Student Reviews and Ratings for South Central College

Overall Rating:

Overall Rating:

Great for PSEO students. They are super accommodating.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

Graduated with honors. Buyer beware.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

College is what you make of it-you work hard, get your work in on time, ask questions when you need to. It's your responsibility, your time and your money and your attitude! I have had an excellent experience with South Central! I am thankful for all the advice and support from staff!

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

Instructors don't do their job. They leave students alone as they wonder around the school. They don't teach their students alone... You can't even reach anyone to talk too...

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

The teachers all seem to be happy to help and teach; as well as befriend their students. They do a wonderful job with diversity and accepting all cultures. 4 stars because the office people are rude and give off negative energy.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Location & Website

Address: 1920 Lee Blvd

Place:

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +5073897200

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: southcentral.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

Admissions office: Go to the page

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