Southeast Technical Institute

Tel: (605)367-7624
2,464 students
Public institution
The mission of Southeast Technical Institute is to educate individuals for employment opportunities, professional growth and lifelong learning.
School Highlights:
Southeast Technical Institute serves 2,464 students (73.62% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the state average of 17%.
Southeast Technical Institute is one of 2 community colleges within Minnehaha County, SD.
The nearest community college is Kilian Community College (3.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 136 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
College Southeast Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 136 staff
61 staff
Southeast Technical Institute Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 2,464 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,464 students 1,296 students
Southeast Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,814 students
810 students
Southeast Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 650 students
1,036 students
Southeast Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Southeast Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Southeast Technical Institute American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Southeast Technical Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Southeast Technical Institute Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
Southeast Technical Institute Black (2006-2013)
% White
Southeast Technical Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Southeast Technical Institute More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Southeast Technical Institute Unknown (2006-2013)
Southeast Technical Institute 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 0.53
Southeast Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,632 is less than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,632 is less than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,632 $5,694
Southeast Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,632 $10,252
Southeast Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Southeast Tech is one of the most affordable technical colleges in the United States Over 40 majors Limited enrollment in most health programs

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Did You Know?
For South Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,500 per year for in-state students and $6,500 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,780 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
South Dakota 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 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.