South Mountain Community College

Phoenix, AZ

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,395
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Two-year, small // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 41% / 59% (2017)

First generation college students: 59.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 9.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 55.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 32.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 19.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 11.6% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 15.0%
Black: 14.6%
Hispanic: 57.5%
Asian: 2.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 3.6%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 4.6%
Non-resident alien: 0.5%
Unknown race: 1.8%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $15,440
In-State tuition: $2,070
Out-of-State tuition: $7,854

Estimated books and supplies: $1,464 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,496 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $30,562 (2017)
Median Family Income: $21,078 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 33.5%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 7.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $8,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $85 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $9,486
$30k-48k $9,944
$48k-75k $10,594
$75k-110k $13,950
$110k+ $14,440

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

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

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 90.5% (2019)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $8,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $4,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $4,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $4,750 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

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


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 15.4% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 17.6% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation:
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $36,042 (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)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Graphic Communications. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer and Information Sciences, General. 1
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Analysis. 11
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Analysis. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 13
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 12
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 1
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Education, Other. 4
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Fine and Studio Arts. 279 $36,274 ($3,023)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management. 1
Associate's Degree Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business/Commerce, General. 44
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 14
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 32 $47,757 ($3,980)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 8
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Marketing. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Real Estate. 6
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 407 $34,518 ($2,877)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Behavioral Sciences. 1
Associate's Degree Behavioral Sciences. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Natural Sciences. 43
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 1
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 1
Associate's Degree Physical Sciences. 41


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $86,274
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year:
School's endowment end of year: