About State Fair Community College (SFCC)
On Campus Housing
State Fair junior college is a community public institution in Sedalia, Missouri, adjacent to the Missouri State Fairgrounds. In addition to the Sedalia campus, there is an extended campus found in the other locations in Boonville, Lake of the Ozarks, Clinton, Warsaw, and Whiteman AFB.
State Fair Community College offers Skills and Professional Certificates, Associate of Applied Science degrees and Associate of Arts, Associate of Fine Arts, Associate of Arts in Teaching, and Associate of Science in Chemistry or Engineering degrees for transferring to four-year colleges or universities.
The college's campus is home to The Daum Museum of up to date Art, which was constructed in 2002 to deal with the gathering of local investor Harold F. Daum.
The museum is noted as being a part of a mini-boom of local art museums being constructed in Missouri. The State Fair Community College’s museum costs approximately 2.6 million dollars and has 12,000 square feet (1,115 m2) of exhibition space designed by Brian Smith.
More than 2,350,100 students take advantage of State Fair Community College’s 260 online classes. State Fair Community College even offers two-degree programs completely online - an Associate of Arts degree and an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Management.
State Fair Community College Accreditation
The college has received ongoing accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Schools and Schools. In spring 2005 State Fair Community College was admitted as an Academic Quality Improvement Program institution by HLC/NCA. Today the college offers more than 30 programs.
As per US News, the following ranking was secured by State Fair Community College -
379 - Best Community Colleges in America
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
The tuition and fees for the current academic year at SFCCMO are affordable and the average annual cost comes up to $3,840.
The tuition and costs are much less than the typical amount of comparable schools' tuition ($8,717 - Public Associate's - Public Rural-serving Medium) supported the out-of-state tuition rate. The 2020 tuition & fees are less than last year (2019) at State Fair junior college.
Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2-year associate degree and living expenses at State Fair Community College to be $22,188 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 0.2% annual increase over the next 2 years which has been the recent trend for this school.
Additionally, the following costs must be considered by an applicant when starting their education
Books & Supplies - $698
Room & Board - $5,000
Other Fees - $480
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$44,854 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At SFCC, $6,858 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at SFCC. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include campus emergency phones. The college has enrolled around 37% male and 63% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
This Missouri Department of Higher Education program provides scholarship funds to eligible graduates of A+ designated high schools who attend a participating public junior college.
Academic Records and Registrar maintains all records of enrollment, completions, and degrees or certificates earned. State Fair Community College process transcript requests, enrollment verifications, schedule changes, and graduation applications. In fact, 75% of the students of State Fair Community College apply to receive some form of financial aid.
An applicant in order to receive the financial assistance has to fill in the FAFSA and receive their Student Aid Report to determine eligibility.
State Fair Community College federal school code is 007628
Additionally, a candidate would receive financial assistance in the following forms:
Gift Aid - $5,163
Federal Grant Aid - $4,603
State Aid - $2,724
Institutional Grant - $3,199