Southern State Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 38%

Southern State Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,7191,0081,711

737 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

246 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Southern State Community 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.

Southern State Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Southern State Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,232$7,938
Fees for full-time undergraduates$180$180
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$162$306

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities130130
Health Professions and Related Programs126126
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5757
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1414
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1212
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions99
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences66
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians55
Biological and Biomedical Sciences22
Grand Total379379

A total of 379 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Southern State Community College.

Graduation rate23%24%22%
  • Full-time retention rate - 52%
  • Part-time retention rate - 47%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff186
Instructional FTE72
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address100 Hobart Drive
Hillsboro, Ohio, 45133-9406
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population7,000