Southeastern College-Greenacres

6812 Forest Hill Blvd, Suite D-1, Greenacres
FL, 33413
Tel: (561)433-2330
1,425 students
Public institution

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The mission of Southeastern College as a diploma and associate degree granting College of higher education is to provide quality career education and skill development to aspiring individuals pursuing a career or advancement in their chosen field. The purpose of Southeastern College is to offer quality career education in an atmosphere of personalized attention. At Southeastern College we focus on the specialized skills and knowledge needed for today’s marketplace by providing courses that apply to skill performance and career management development. At Southeastern College we select industry experienced individuals as members of our faculty. This allows our students to be educated by professionals who have practical knowledge in their particular field; as well as the appropriate level of formal education. This philosophy assists our faculty in recreating a similar atmosphere to that which you will encounter in your new career. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at,
School Highlights:
Southeastern College-Greenacres serves 1,425 students (70% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Southeastern College-Greenacres is one of 7 community colleges within Palm Beach County, FL.
The nearest community college is Medvance Institute-West Palm (4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Southeastern College-Greenacres Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,425 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,425 students
1,287 students
Southeastern College-Greenacres Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
Southeastern College-Greenacres student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
1,000 students
832 students
Southeastern College-Greenacres Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 425 students
1,021 students
Southeastern College-Greenacres Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Southeastern College-Greenacres sch enrollment Southeastern College-Greenacres sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Southeastern College-Greenacres Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Southeastern College-Greenacres Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Southeastern College-Greenacres Black (2006-2012)
% White
Southeastern College-Greenacres White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Southeastern College-Greenacres More (2008-2012)
Southeastern College-Greenacres sch ethnicity Southeastern College-Greenacres 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. 0.67 0.45
Southeastern College-Greenacres Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,204 is more than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,664 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,204 $5,917
Southeastern College-Greenacres In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,664 $10,050
Southeastern College-Greenacres Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 99%
Southeastern College-Greenacres Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Southeastern College is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, 2101 Wilson Blvd, Suite 302, Arlington, Virginia, 22201. Further information may be obtained by contacting the Commission at (703) 247-4212.

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