Southeastern College

  • As a student at Southeastern College, you will gain the training, skills, and knowledge you need to prepare for a rewarding career in occupations such as:
  • • Massage Therapy
  • • Medical Assisting
  • • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • • Pharmacy Technology
  • • Practical Nursing
  • • Surgical Technology and more Programs vary by campus
School Highlights
  • Southeastern College serves 499 students (53% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Southeastern College is one of 6 community colleges within Palm Beach County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Southeastern College is Fortis Institute (4.0 miles away).

Top Placements

Southeastern College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 66% over five years.
Southeastern College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationTechnical CollegeBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty53 staff37 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Southeastern College has declined by 50% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
  • The Southeastern College diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment499 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:138:1
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# Full-Time Students264 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students235 students655 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Southeastern College.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of FL.
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
40%
24%
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% Black
37%
17%
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% White
12%
69%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.60
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College Completion Rate
46%
59%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,400$30,300
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $19,024 is more than the state average of $15,054. The private state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$19,024$15,054
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Tuition NotesTuition and Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$17,011$11,875
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,601$6,334
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Acceptance Rate61%86%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Our career-focused programs and flexible class schedules make Southeastern College a great choice for busy working adults. Small classes ensure personalized attention for each student, and you will gain career skills in an educational environment that simulates the workplace, so you can begin using your education immediately on the job.
  • Additional benefits:
  • • Prepare for a new career in as few as eight months
  • • Learn from dedicated instructors in a caring, friendly learning environment
  • • Financial aid is available to those who qualify
  • • Career placement assistance is available for graduates
  • Contact us today to find out more about why Southeastern College is the right choice to reach your career goals.
  • Southeastern College is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, 2101 Wilson Blvd, Suite 302, Arlington, Virginia, 22201. Further information may be obtained by contacting the Commission at (703) 247-4212.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Southeastern College is Fortis Institute (4.0 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis Institute
    Private, for profit
    276 students | 4.00 Mi1630 South Congress Avenue, Suite 300
    Lake Worth FL  33461
    (561)304-3466
    4.00276
  • 28,517 students | 4.40 Mi4200 Congress Ave
    Lake Worth FL  33461
    (561)967-7222
    4.4028,517
  • 713 students | 8.10 Mi2410 Metrocentre Blvd
    West Palm Beach FL  33407
    (561)842-8324
    8.10713
  • 210 students | 14.70 Mi5150 Linton Blvd
    Delray Beach FL  33484
    (561)381-4990
    14.70210
  • Everglades University
    Private, non-profit
    2,262 students | 18.00 Mi5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100
    Boca Raton FL  33431
    (561)912-1211
    18.002,262
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