South Central College

North Mankato, MN

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,970
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Small (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population less than 100,000)
Two-year, small // mixed part/full-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 48% / 52% (2017)

First generation college students: 36.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 11.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 32.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 11.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 5.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 2.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 67.7%
Black: 11.3%
Hispanic: 13.8%
Asian: 1.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 2.6%
Non-resident alien: 2.6%
Unknown race: 0.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $14,616
In-State tuition: $5,966
Out-of-State tuition: $5,966

Estimated books and supplies: $1,250 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $7,400 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $55,169 (2017)
Median Family Income: $31,917 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 35.9%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 27.8%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $12,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $127 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,469
$30k-48k $9,196
$48k-75k $10,041
$75k-110k $13,225
$110k+ $14,105

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.3% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $12,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $5,665 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $8,329 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $9,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 64.1% (2015)
@3 year 66.5% (2017)
@5 year 76.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 39.1% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 45.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $39,507 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $43,308 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 15 $54,702 ($4,559)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Agricultural Business and Management. 5
Associate's Degree Agricultural Business and Management. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Agricultural Mechanization. 14
Associate's Degree Agricultural Mechanization. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Agricultural Production Operations. 7
Associate's Degree Agricultural Production Operations. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Architectural Sciences and Technology. 1
Associate's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Graphic Communications. 3
Associate's Degree Graphic Communications. 14
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 1
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 8 $46,727 ($3,894)
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 1
Associate's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 3
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 24 $38,335 ($3,195) $41,697 ($3,475)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 21
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 14 $28,072 ($2,339) $33,037 ($2,753)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 1
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 11
Associate's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 10
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 38 $28,072 $195 $65,389 ($5,449) $67,211 ($5,601)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 2
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 5
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 9 $39,606 ($3,301)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 2
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 22 $42,964 ($3,580)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 1
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 9
Associate's Degree Marketing. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 26
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 7
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 7
Associate's Degree Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 21 $13,268 $109
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 16
Associate's Degree Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 23 $8,450 $74 $47,970 ($3,998)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 2
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 145 $12,239 $117 $25,433 ($2,119) $39,626 ($3,302)
Associate's Degree Human Services, General. 2 $36,568 ($3,047)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Geography and Cartography. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Carpenters. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 6
Associate's Degree Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 10 $69,077 ($5,756)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 15
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 45 $3,666 $35 $40,532 ($3,378) $47,625 ($3,969)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $72,612
Full time faculty: 49%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $2,125,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $2,284,000 (2022)