South Hills School of Business & Technology

Tel: (814)234-7755
664 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
South Hills School of Business & Technology serves 664 students (91% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
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 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College South Hills School of Business & Technology 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 Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 78 staff
61 staff
South Hills School of Business & Technology Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 664 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 400% over five years.
Total Enrollment 664 students 1,296 students
South Hills School of Business & Technology Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
21:1
South Hills School of Business & Technology Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 607 students
814 students
South Hills School of Business & Technology Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 57 students
1,040 students
South Hills School of Business & Technology Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
South Hills School of Business & Technology Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
South Hills School of Business & Technology Asian (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
South Hills School of Business & Technology Black (2006-2013)
% White
95%
51%
South Hills School of Business & Technology White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
1%
3%
South Hills School of Business & Technology More (2010-2013)
South Hills School of Business & Technology Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.68
South Hills School of Business & Technology Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,735 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,735 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,735 $5,660
South Hills School of Business & Technology In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,735 $10,250
South Hills School of Business & Technology Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
South Hills School of Business & Technology % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 96%
81%
South Hills School of Business & Technology Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $11,793 per year for in-state students and $14,389 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,000 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 77%. 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 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.