N/A

Acceptance Rate

$4,888

Avg.Financial Aid

003611

FAFSA Code

About South Plains College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

9,310

Website

www.southplainscollege.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

There is a public university in Levelland, TX called South Plains College. South Plains College is recognised by its official colors, blue and orange. Across all the courses offered at South Plains College, the enrolment stands at 9,212. The school has an academic staff of 438 who teach various courses to the students. At South Plains College, around 78% of the students are 24 and under. Talking about gender distribution at SPC, around 59% of the students are females and 41% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Bo Outlaw, Natalie Maines, Sally Kipyego, and Sheryl Swoopes. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. SPC offers a total of 160 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

1401 S. College Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8.07E+13
Fax: 8068941038
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that South Plains College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. Securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, South Plains College doesn’t focus much on standardised tests. Interestingly, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1401 S. College Ave, Levelland, Texas 79336. They can also call them at (806) 894-9611 x2542.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$8,260

Average Annual Cost

$2,040

Books And Supplies

$1,629

Other Fees

$1,544

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$4,368

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,698

Total One Year Cost

$13,279

Before applying to SPC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $15,854. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

25:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

46%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

45%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

237 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

125 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

103 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

89 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

80 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

78 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

73 Graduates

Electrical/Electronics Maintenance...

67 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

63 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

63 Graduates

Audiovisual Communications Technolo...

59 Graduates

Music

38 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

36 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

35 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

32 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

32 Graduates

Fire Protection

30 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

28 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

25 Graduates

Psychology, General

23 Graduates

Biology, General

22 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

21 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

17 Graduates

Real Estate

17 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

16 Graduates

Legal Support Services

16 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

14 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

13 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

12 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

12 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

9 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

Journalism

6 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

6 Graduates

Engineering, General

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

5 Graduates

Agricultural Public Services

4 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

4 Graduates

Computer Science

2 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

2 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

9,310

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

40%

Full-time

46%

Part-time

54%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

45% White

0% Unknown

5% Black

47% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

3%

Out Of State

97%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$46,459 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Texans

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

70

Total Female Athletes

54

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Rodeo

Track and Field

Other

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Rodeo

Track and Field

Other

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $4,418 per year. South Plains College offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol and campus emergency phones. The number of female and male students at the college are 41% and 59%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$28,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$34,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$6,260

$18,883

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$65 - 196

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

80%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,888

Students Receiving Federal Grants

75%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,804

Students Receiving State Aid

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,992

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,242

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,871

$30K - $48K

$4,924

$48K - $75K

$2,741

$75K - $110K

$392

> $110K

$133

The financial aid department of South Plains College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at South Plains College is around $1,985 and the federal grant is $5,385. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,510, while the institutional aid is $1,985.

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