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:
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Southeast Technical Institute serves 2,464 students (73.62% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the state average of 17%.
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Southeast Technical Institute is one of 2 community colleges within Minnehaha County, SD.
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The nearest community college is Kilian Community College (3.14 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 136 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Southeast Technical Institute 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 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 student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 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 1,294 students
Southeast Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
21:1
Southeast Technical Institute Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,814 students
822 students
Southeast Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 650 students
1,025 students
Southeast Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Southeast Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
Southeast Technical Institute American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Southeast Technical Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Southeast Technical Institute Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
3%
12%
Southeast Technical Institute Black (2006-2013)
% White
83%
57%
Southeast Technical Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Southeast Technical Institute More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
6%
3%
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 $5,660. 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 $10,250. 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)
Total Dormitory Capacity 202 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
89%
Southeast Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (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

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Sioux Falls
    Kilian Community College
    Private, non-profit
    300 E. 6th Street
    Sioux FallsSD 57103
    (605)221-3100
    3.14 Mi | 252 students
  • Sioux Falls
    5101 S Broadband Ln
    Sioux FallsSD 57108
    (605)977-0705
    5.00 Mi | 165 students
  • Sioux Falls
    5801 South Corporate Place
    Sioux FallsSD 57108
    (605)336-4600
    5.23 Mi | 659 students
  • Sheldon
    603 W Park St
    SheldonIA 51201
    (712)324-5061
    52.48 Mi | 1,628 students
  • Mitchell
    1800 E. Spruce Street
    MitchellSD 57301
    6059953025
    61.83 Mi | 1,224 students
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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 0.48. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is Kilian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.