Southeastern College

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  • Southeastern College Offers Career Education Designed for Working Adults
     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 720 students (37% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 54% over five years.
Southeastern College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationItem not availableBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty72 staff55 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Southeastern College has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The Southeastern College diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment720 students2,723 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:134:1
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# Full-Time Students264 students789 students
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# Part-Time Students235 students1,934 students
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% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
38%
28%
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% Black
39%
19%
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% White
14%
39%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.73
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College Completion Rate
83%
63%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,400$30,300
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $20,246 is more than the state average of $15,335. The private state tuition has grown by 34% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$20,246$15,335
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Tuition NotesTuition and Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,704$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,076$5,500
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Acceptance Rate61%86%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Why Southeastern College
    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.

Profile last updated: 01/05/2021

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