South Hills School of Business & Technology in State College

State College, PA

South Hills School of Business & Technology offers 39-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1. Acceptance Rate is 92%. 36% are women, and 64% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at South Hills School of Business & Technology is 19938$, that is above national average. 53% of full-time South Hills School of Business & Technology students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $29,000, 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 Hills School of Business & Technology is a private and 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 receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$19,938
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By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, South Hills School of Business & Technology students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$17,934
$30,001 - $48,000$18,629
$48,001 - $75,000$20,662
$75,001 - $110,000$25,393
$110,001+$26,818

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school rank
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores

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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32%

Types of financial aids

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520 of South Hills School of Business & Technology undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 83 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes South Hills School of Business & Technology number 136 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Pennsylvania.

Students at South Hills School of Business & Technology awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending

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$29,000

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

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

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Graduation Rate

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53%
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South Hills School of Business & Technology graduation rate is above the national average.

53% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to South Hills School of Business & Technology 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 indicator doesn’t take into consideration 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 educational institutions.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

2 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school rank
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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92%

In comparison to National Average

South Hills School of Business & Technology acceptance rate is above national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 72%, so acceptance rate value is above state average for 20%.

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92%
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In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $10k - $20k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 68%, so South Hills School of Business & Technology acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 24%.

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92%
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Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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53%

Total

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50%

Full time

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3%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

63%

Part-time retention rate

75%

The South Hills School of Business & Technology full-time retention rate is 63% and part-time retention rate is 75%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and continue studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at South Hills School of Business & Technology is 8:1, that means that for every 8 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

8:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

1

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In South Hills School of Business & Technology 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 Hills School of Business & Technology and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

South Hills School of Business & Technology offers 39 programs in total: 33 are for Associate's degree, 3 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, and 3 are 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 394 universities in Pennsylvania state. South Hills School of Business & Technology is one of the few institutions in Pennsylvania that offers an Associate's degree program.

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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 Pennsylvania state average data to help you compare.

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South Hills School of Business & Technology provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 584 students with 525206 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 480 Waupelani Dr

Place:

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +8142347755

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: southhills.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

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Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page

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