N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,284

Avg.Financial Aid

001857

FAFSA Code

About Southwestern Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,547

Website

www.swcciowa.edu

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

HLC

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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1501 West Townline Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6417827081
Fax: 6417823312
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Rankings

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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

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Southwestern Community College. It is a non-refundable amount. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Southwestern Community College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. 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 1501 West Townline Street, Creston, Iowa 50801. They can also call them at (641) 782-7081.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$8,662

Average Annual Cost

$5,498

Books And Supplies

$1,323

Other Fees

$390

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

$7,660

Budget For Other Expenses

$450

Total One Year Cost

$15,321

Before applying to SCC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $16,679. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

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

60%

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

26%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

133 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

59 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

42 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

41 Graduates

Carpenters

33 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

26 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

24 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

19 Graduates

Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintena...

13 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

12 Graduates

Music

7 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

7 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

4 Graduates

Agricultural Production Operations

4 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

3 Graduates

Plant Sciences

2 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,547

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

30%

Full-time

44%

Part-time

56%

Students Gender

Male

41%

US National: 44%

Female

59%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

83% White

1% Unknown

4% Black

7% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

21%

Out Of State

78%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$46,805 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

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

No

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. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $8,060 per year for living on campus. Southwestern Community College offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. There are around 40% male and 60% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$28,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$31,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$10,297

$14,074

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.

$107 - 146

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

$5,284

Students Receiving Federal Grants

66%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,730

Students Receiving State Aid

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,346

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

46%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,694

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,719

$30K - $48K

$5,909

$48K - $75K

$4,054

$75K - $110K

$1,871

> $110K

$2,254

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SCC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $3,937, whereas the financial aid is $1,630. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,344 and institutional aid worth $1,630.

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