South Hills School of Business & Technology
State College, PA 16801-4516

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 492
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

94%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

South Hills School of Business & Technology is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 293 applications and 276 students were granted admission. South Hills School of Business & Technology is at the #62 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, South Hills School of Business & Technology's tuition was $16,521 for all students regardless of residency (19.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$17,619
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$16,521
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $13,780
$16,521
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $13,780
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 93% of South Hills School of Business & Technology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 70% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,985 (which is 13.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at South Hills School of Business & Technology in 2016-2017, was 114, which is 85% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,742 (which is 10.5% below the national average.)

$4,985
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$6,742
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
93%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, South Hills School of Business & Technology has enrolled a total of 492 students (435 students full-time and 57 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 492 students, 66 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

492
Total Enrollment
66
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 93%

Two or more races: 3%

Black/African American: 1%

Hispanic: 1%

Asian: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 6 largest majors offered at South Hills School of Business & Technology.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 32% 211
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 22% 144
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 10% 66
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 8% 54
Visual And Performing Arts 3% 22
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 16

Graduation & Dropout Rates

59%
Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of South Hills School of Business & Technology full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
37%
Dropout rate
1%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$25,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of South Hills School of Business & Technology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,000. Last year, out of the total 551 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 468 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 640 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 518 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,000 $29,800
Employment Rate 85% 81%
Total Graduates 551 640

Campus Location

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