Southeast Technical Institute

2320 N Career Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57107-1301
Tel: (605)367-7624
2,564 students
Public institution

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The mission of Southeast Technical Institute is to educate individuals for employment opportunities, professional growth and lifelong learning.
School Highlights:
Southeast Technical Institute serves 2,564 students (74% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Southeast Technical Institute is one of 2 community colleges within Minnehaha County, SD.
The nearest community college is Kilian Community College (3.1 miles away).

School Overview

Southeast Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,564 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,564 students
1,303 students
Southeast Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,900 students
836 students
Southeast Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 664 students
1,046 students
Southeast Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Southeast Technical Institute sch enrollment Southeast Technical Institute sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Southeast Technical Institute Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Southeast Technical Institute Hispanic (2008-2012)
% Black
1%
12%
Southeast Technical Institute Black (2006-2012)
% White
95%
67%
Southeast Technical Institute White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Southeast Technical Institute More (2010-2011)
Southeast Technical Institute sch ethnicity Southeast Technical Institute 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. 0.10 0.45
Southeast Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $5,940
Southeast Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $10,072
Southeast Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Southeast Tech is one of the most affordable technical colleges in the United States Over 40 majors Limited enrollment in most health programs

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For South Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,284 per year for in-state students and $7,284 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $10,820 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is Kilian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.