Southeast Community College Area

301 South 68th Street Place
Lincoln, NE 68510-2449
Tel: (402)471-3333
9,392 students
Public institution
  • Southeast Community College values the opportunity to provide quality career/technical and academic educational opportunities for the students, businesses and communities of our district.
School Highlights
Southeast Community College Area serves 9,392 students (49% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Southeast Community College Area is one of 3 community colleges within Lancaster County, NE.
The nearest community college is Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus (3.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 442 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Southeast Community College Area (NE) 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 Private, for profit
Total Faculty 442 staff 20 staff
Southeast Community College Area Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 9,392 has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has declined by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment 9,392 students 395 students
Southeast Community College Area Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 23:1
Southeast Community College Area Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 4,572 students 384 students
Southeast Community College Area Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 4,820 students 972 students
Southeast Community College Area Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Southeast Community College Area Enrollment Breakdown NE All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
624 345
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
Southeast Community College Area American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2012)
% Asian
2%
2%
Southeast Community College Area Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Southeast Community College Area Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
3%
6%
Southeast Community College Area Black (2006-2014)
% White
90%
81%
Southeast Community College Area White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Southeast Community College Area More (2010-2014)
Southeast Community College Area Ethnicity Breakdown NE All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.19 0.33
Southeast Community College Area Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,486 is less than the state average of $2,640. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,049 is less than the state average of $3,450. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,486 $2,640
Southeast Community College Area In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,049 $3,450
Southeast Community College Area Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 79% 92%
Southeast Community College Area % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Southeast Community College has three main campuses located in Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford. In addition, SCC educational centers are located in many communities within the 15-county SCC service area of southeast Nebraska. SCC-Lincoln is located in the state capital of Nebraska enrolling more than 7000 full and part time students in career/technical and Academic Transfer programs, as well as Nebraska Law Enforcement. Career/technical program areas include Business, Laboratory Science Technology, Construction, Electronic/Computer, Family & Consumer Science, Health, Manufacturing, Mass Media/Communication, and Transportation. An outstanding Continuing Education program provides technical, occupational and leisure classes to regional residents and businesses. At the SCC-Lincoln Campus, Continuing Education offers classrooms and labs for technical training for individuals and Workforce Development for employers. This training is customized to fit the needs of each business and is offered at convenient times and places for business employees. Many types of technical training, employee relations and other workshops and seminars are available. The Continuing Education Center is dedicated to professional development for business and industry. It features classrooms, computer labs, meeting rooms and an auditorium, and is designed for conferences, retreats, workshops, and seminars. Activities are an important part of your college experience. Explore new areas, learn leadership skills, and participate in a variety of activities. Southeast Community College offers many different choices from athletics to recreational activities to student organizations to intramurals. We strive to provide social, educational, recreational, and educational opportunities at SCC.

Nearby Schools

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
November 24, 2016
Learn about the variety of mentoring programs available in community colleges, and why you may want to be involved as a mentee or mentor.
November 24, 2016
Consider these five reasons, ranging from resume benefits to professional opportunities, to volunteer during your time in community college
November 24, 2016
Learn about President Obama's budget proposals, entitled "A New Era of Responsibility," and the provisions outlined that will help community college students access affordable education.
Did You Know?
For Nebraska public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,640 per year for in-state students and $3,450 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,010 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Nebraska 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 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Nebraska is Vatterott College-Spring Valley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.