Kilian Community College

Tel: (605)221-3100
252 students
Private not-for-profit

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Kilian Community College is a post-secondary, two-year institution and the only non-tribal community college in South Dakota.
School Highlights:
Kilian Community College serves 252 students (13% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Kilian Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Minnehaha County County, SD.
The nearest community college is Southeast Technical Institute (3.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Kilian Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 14 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 252 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment
252 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
34 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 218 students
1,017 students
Kilian Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kilian Community College sch enrollment Kilian Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
7%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
% Black
13%
12%
% White
53%
57%
Kilian Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
25%
3%
Kilian Community College sch ethnicity Kilian Community College 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. 0.44 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,890 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,890 is more than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,890 $5,740
Kilian Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,890 $10,252
Kilian Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Kilian Community College is a unique post-secondary, two-year institution, established in 1977 to meet the needs of adult learners in the greater Sioux Falls area. The college is committed to working in partnership with area businesses to create meaningful training and educational programs that strengthen our economy and our community. Kilian Community College was originally owned as a joint venture of three private institutions of higher education in Sioux Falls: Augustana College, the University of Sioux Falls (formerly known as Sioux Falls College), and the North American Baptist Seminary. Dr. Thomas Kilian, whose vision inspired the creation of the College, served as its first President. The college provide four major areas of study within which you can earn a two-year associate degree or a one-year professional certificate: Business and Computer Science, Human Services, Liberal Arts and Office Technology. Kilian Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. We provide day and evening classes that make it easier to balance your personal and professional responsibilities.

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Did You Know?
For South Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,280 per year for in-state students and $5,280 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,313 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
South Dakota community colleges have a 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. of 0.15, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is Kilian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.