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About Southern State Community College

Southern State Community College is a public, state school in an rural setting in Hillsboro, Ohio. Southern State Community College was founded in 1975 and now enrolls around 2,431 students a year, including 2,431 undergrads.

As of 2014, the total market value of Southern State Community College's endowment was $1.87 million There are 16 undergraduate students for every full-time Southern State Community College professor.

2021 Southern State Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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In-State Tuition $4,682
Out-of-State $8,838

2022 Southern State Community College Regular Decision Application Deadline

Early Admission at Southern State Community College

Southern State Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Southern State Community College Acceptance Rate 2014

It is not competitive to get into Southern State Community College. Around 0% of applicants get into Southern State Community College each year. Out of 405 applications received in 2021, 405 students were offered admission.

Southern State Community College Waitlist

Southern State Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Southern State Community College?

Southern State Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Southern State Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

Southern State Community College Application Requirements

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GPA and Test Scores for Southern State Community College

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Southern State Community College.

Is Southern State Community College Test Optional?

Southern State Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Dorms at Southern State Community CollegeSouthern State Community College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Southern State Community College.

Financial Aid at Southern State Community College

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 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve 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.

Is Southern State Community College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a college is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Southern State Community 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 Outcomes and Debt for Southern State Community College Grads

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

Based on this information, how does Southern State Community College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Southern State Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Southern State Community College?

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

If you want to see Southern State Community College for yourself, 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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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southern State Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southern State Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Southern State Community College ACT Scores

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Southern State Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$5,162

In State

$9,318

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,682
$8,838
Fees
$480
$480
Housing
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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.

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Full Time

52%

Part Time

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,431

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,162

Out-of-State

$9,318

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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