South Plains College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 43%

South Plains College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)9,3294,1075,222

2,641 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

707 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

South Plains College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

South Plains College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $4,108 and other expenses per full academic year.

South Plains College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 775 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,920$2,304
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,544$1,544
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$80$96

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities237237
Health Professions and Related Programs223223
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians217217
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services139139
Visual and Performing Arts110110
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service110110
Precision Production103103
Personal and Culinary Services7373
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services5959
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3838
Construction Trades3232
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2525
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2222
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1717
Legal Professions and Studies1616
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1313
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1212
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1212
Social Sciences77
English Language and Literature & Letters55
Physical Sciences22
Natural Resources and Conservation22
Mathematics and Statistics22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total1,5411,541

A total of 1,541 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at South Plains College.

Graduation rate20%18%21%
  • Full-time retention rate - 56%
  • Part-time retention rate - 42%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff628
Instructional FTE322
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address1401 S. College Ave
Levelland, Texas, 79336
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population14,000