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Southern State Community College

Hillsboro, OH 2-Year Public
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About Southern State Community College

Southern State Community College Overview

Southern State Community College is a public, state school in the rural setting of Hillsboro, Ohio. Southern State Community College was founded in 1975 and enrolls 2,431 undergrads and no graduate students.

Student Activities at Southern State Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Southern State Community College's theater groups.

Southern State Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Southern State Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Southern State Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Southern State Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
In-State Tuition $10,340
Out-of-State $10,340
Percent of Need Met 92%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $5,100

Is Southern State Community College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better look at what Southern State Community College offers and if the college could be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Southern State Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Southern State Community College Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Southern State Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Southern State Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Southern State Community College's endowment was valued at $1.9 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Southern State Community College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Southern State Community College meets 92% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $5,100 a year.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Southern State Community College.

Based on this information, does Southern State Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Southern State Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Southern State Community College Located?

Southern State Community College is located in the rural setting of Hillsboro, Ohio.

If you are interested in seeing Southern State Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 62 to Hillsboro, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Southern State Community College and Hillsboro are like without leaving home.

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College Info

100 Hobart Drive Hillsboro, OH 45133-9487

Campus Setting: Rural

Southern State Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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Southern State Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$8,823

In State

$16,774

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$8,823
$16,774
Fees
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Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Southern State Community College is like? There are approximately 2,431 students enrolled at Southern State Community College. 48% percent of students attend school full-time.

48%

Full Time

52%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,431

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,823

Out-of-State

$16,774

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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