Southern Technical College (Orlando)

School Highlights
  • Southern Technical College (Orlando) serves 1,445 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Southern Technical College (Orlando) is one of 13 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Southern Technical College (Orlando) is Sanford-Brown College-Orlando (1.4 miles away).

Top Placements

Southern Technical College (Orlando) places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Southern Technical College (Orlando)(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty57 staff37 staff
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Number of Programs Offered710

Student Body

  • The student population of Southern Technical College (Orlando) has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Southern Technical College (Orlando) diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,445 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:138:1
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# Full-Time Students1,445 students487 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Southern Technical College (Orlando).This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of FL.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
24%
24%
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% Black
35%
17%
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% White
35%
69%
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% Two or more races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
-
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Diversity Score0.700.60
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College Completion Rate
55%
59%
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%91%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$11,875
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Southern Technical College (Orlando) and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,334
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Southern Technical College (Orlando) and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Acceptance Rate97%74%
    This chart display the percent admitted of Southern Technical College (Orlando) and the community college average percent admitted of FL by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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