Southern Technical College (Orlando)

1485 Florida Mall Avenue
Orlando, FL 32809-0000
Tel: (407)671-9922
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 54%.
  • Southern Technical College (Orlando) is one of 14 community colleges within Orange County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Sanford-Brown College-Orlando (1.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 35% 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 staff38 staff
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Total Faculty (2008-2016)
Number of Programs Offered710

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,445 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 is equal to the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,445 students1,230 students
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:138:1
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Student Staff Ratio (2008-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,445 students537 students
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Hispanic (2008-2016)
% Black
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Black (2008-2016)
% White
Southern Technical College (Orlando) White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Southern Technical College (Orlando) More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Unknown (2009-2016)
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups 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.0.700.70
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Southern Technical College (Orlando) Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2008-2015)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%91%
    Southern Technical College (Orlando) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$20,000$12,750
    Southern Technical College (Orlando) Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$6,334
    Southern Technical College (Orlando) Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate97%86%
    Southern Technical College (Orlando) Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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