SSCC Description

Whether it’s a professional or academic associate’s degree you’re after, or you want short-term skills training for the workforce, you can find it at Southern State Community College in Hillsboro, Ohio.

Many Southern State students transfer to private and public state universities after receiving their associate’s degree. A good number of graduates also take their degree and use it to start their career. These professional associate’s degrees are awarded in such fields as:

*Computer Technology
*Drafting Design
*Electronics
*Emergency Medical Services
*Nursing
*Real Estate

Students at Southern State may also take the career certification route. Ideal for those who have been laid off or are looking to transition into a new career or develop more marketable skills, through its Workforce Development Center, Southern State offers online as well as on-campus courses.

Some of the skills or fields that are available through Workforce Development include:

*Business Writing
*Computer Applications
*Creative Writing
*Criminal Law
*Desktop Publishing
*Foreign Languages
*Graphic Design
*Non-profit Management

What’s especially great is that all the programs at Southern State are available to almost anybody. Students from all types of academic backgrounds may apply and enroll, and since there’s a rolling admissions policy they can do so at any time of year.

While tuition is kept as low as possible and is reduced for state residents, the financial aid office will do its best to help students who still need assistance to get grants, loans, work-study assignments and even scholarships.

Quick Facts about Southern State Community College, Hillsboro

Region

Midwest

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Patriots

Website

www.sscc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$4,032

Out-of-State Tuition

$7,562

Retention Rate

46%

Enrollment

2,584

Year Established

1975

SSCC Students

Total Students
2,584

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
50%
Part-Time
50%

Ethnic Diversity

African American
2%
Caucasian
93%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
4%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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