Southeastern Community College (West Burlington)

1500 West Agency Road, West Burlington
IA, 52655-0180
Tel: (319)752-2731
3,112 students
Public institution
At Southeastern Community College (SCC), we're on to something. For some it might be starting on the road to a four-year degree. For others it's learning the specialized skills to enter into a rewarding career. Still others take advantage of SCC's resources to make the Great River Region of Southeast Iowa a better place through economic development, job skills training, and more. Thousands of successful alumni can attest to the positive impact this community college has had on their lives. SCC has a tradition of excellence in providing close-to-home, affordable, relevant education.
School Highlights:
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) serves 3,112 students (52% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) is the only community colleges within Des Moines County, IA.
The nearest community college is Carl Sandburg College (41.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) 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 3,112 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,112 students
1,303 students
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,621 students
834 students
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,491 students
1,040 students
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) sch enrollment Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
11%
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Black (2006-2012)
% White
92%
66%
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) More (2010-2012)
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) sch ethnicity Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) 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. 0.15 0.44
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,260 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,410 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,260 $5,890
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,410 $10,047
Southeastern Community College (West Burlington) Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Southeastern Community College envisions itself as a dynamic leader in lifelong learning, an innovator of responsive programs and services, and a promoter of professional, personal, social, and economic development. SCC is the community college for the citizens of Des Moines, Henry, Jefferson, Lee, Louisa, Van Buren and Washington counties in Iowa, with campuses in West Burlington and Keokuk, and centers in Fort Madison and Mount Pleasant. SCC's geographic territory encompasses 1,623 square miles and has a population of 106,242. The college's role as a regional leader in education means that it also serves populations in the neighboring states of Illinois and Missouri. The goal of Southeastern Community College is to be a model of excellence among community colleges.

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