South Hills School of Business & Technology

Tel: (814)234-7755
685 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
South Hills School of Business & Technology serves 685 students (92% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 25%.
South Hills School of Business & Technology is the only community colleges within Centre County, PA.
The nearest community college is Du Bois Business College-Huntingdon (21.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
South Hills School of Business & Technology Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 685 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
685 students
1,287 students
South Hills School of Business & Technology Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
629 students
832 students
South Hills School of Business & Technology Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 56 students
1,021 students
South Hills School of Business & Technology Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
South Hills School of Business & Technology sch enrollment South Hills School of Business & Technology sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
South Hills School of Business & Technology Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black
-
12%
South Hills School of Business & Technology Black (2006-2011)
% White
100%
66%
South Hills School of Business & Technology White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
South Hills School of Business & Technology More (2010-2011)
South Hills School of Business & Technology sch ethnicity South Hills School of Business & Technology sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.45
South Hills School of Business & Technology Diversity Score (2006-2011)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,991 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,991 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,991 $5,845
South Hills School of Business & Technology In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,991 $10,047
South Hills School of Business & Technology Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 52%
78%
South Hills School of Business & Technology Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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