South Hills School of Business & Technology

Tel: (814)234-7755
630 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
South Hills School of Business & Technology serves 630 students (91% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
South Hills School of Business & Technology is the only community colleges within Centre County, PA.
The nearest community college is Du Bois Business College-Huntingdon (21.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 45% over five years.
College South Hills School of Business & Technology (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 50 staff
23 staff

Student Body

The student population of 630 has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment 630 students 371 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
24:1
# Full-Time Students 574 students
345 students
# Part-Time Students 56 students
155 students
% Hispanic
1%
6%
% Black
1%
14%
% White
96%
64%
% Two or more races
1%
1%
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. 0.08 0.55

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $14,991 is less than the state average of $15,915. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $14,991 $15,915
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
95%
Percent Admitted 92%
85%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,120 per year for in-state students and $11,370 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,915 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania 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 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is The Art Institute of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.