Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

1801 N. Kansas Ave.
Liberal, KS 67901
Tel: (620)624-1951
1,858 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Seward County Community College and Area Technical School serves 1,858 students (44.29% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 33%.
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Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is the only community colleges within Seward County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Garden City Community College (63.24 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School 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 Public institution Public
Total Faculty 87 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,858 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,858 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 823 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 1,035 students
1,017 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
44%
7%
% Black
3%
12%
% White
40%
57%
% Unknown races
9%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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. 0.56 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,432 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,584 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,432 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,584 $10,252
Total Dormitory Capacity 248 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Garden City
    801 Campus Dr
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)276-7611
    63.24 Mi | 1,997 students
  • Dodge City
    2501 N 14th Ave
    Dodge CityKS 67801
    (620)225-1321
    69.73 Mi | 1,785 students
  • Borger
    1301 W. Roosevelt St.
    BorgerTX 79008
    (806)457-4200
    100.44 Mi | 1,139 students
  • Lamar
    2401 S Main St
    LamarCO 81052
    (719)336-2248
    116.05 Mi | 869 students
  • Pratt
    348 NE SR 61
    PrattKS 67124
    (620)672-5641
    130.36 Mi | 1,541 students
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,629 per year for in-state students and $4,624 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,345 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Kansas 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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.