Southeast Technical Institute

2320 N Career Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57107-1301
Tel: (605)367-7624
2,332 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 2,332 students (67% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is less than the state average of 16%.
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 150 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
College Southeast Technical Institute 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 Public
Total Faculty 150 staff
62 staff
Southeast Technical Institute Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 2,332 has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,332 students 1,371 students
Southeast Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
22:1
Southeast Technical Institute Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,551 students
779 students
Southeast Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 781 students
1,083 students
Southeast Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Southeast Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Southeast Technical Institute American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Asian
1%
5%
Southeast Technical Institute Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Southeast Technical Institute Hispanic (2008-2014)
% Black
1%
15%
Southeast Technical Institute Black (2006-2014)
% White
85%
49%
Southeast Technical Institute White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Southeast Technical Institute More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
7%
6%
Southeast Technical Institute Unknown (2006-2014)
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. 0.28 0.70
Southeast Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,728 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,728 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,728 $5,664
Southeast Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,728 $10,360
Southeast Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Total Dormitory Capacity 202 271
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
90%
Southeast Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (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
  • Kilian Community College
    Private, non-profit
    252 students | 3.10 Mi300 E. 6th Street
    Sioux Falls SD 57103
    (605)221-3100
    3.10252
  • 138 students | 5.00 Mi5101 S Broadband Ln
    Sioux Falls SD 57108
    (605)977-0705
    5.00138
  • 595 students | 5.20 Mi5801 South Corporate Place
    Sioux Falls SD 57108
    (605)336-4600
    5.20595
  • 1,568 students | 52.50 Mi603 W Park St
    Sheldon IA 51201
    (712)324-5061
    52.501,568
  • 1,224 students | 61.80 Mi1800 E. Spruce Street
    Mitchell SD 57301
    6059953025
    61.801,224
Did You Know?
For South Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,280 per year for in-state students and $5,280 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,313 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 0.29, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is Kilian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.