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Southeast Technical Institute

Sioux Falls, SD 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate51%

Southeast Technical Institute Admissions

Southeast Technical Institute is not difficult to get into. Around 51% of applicants get into Southeast Technical Institute each year. Last year, 3,272 students applied to Southeast Technical Institute and 1,669 were admitted.

Check in with Southeast Technical Institute's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

Southeast Technical Institute Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Southeast Technical Institute's admissions stats.

Southeast Technical Institute 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.4
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 0%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 100%
Waitlist Yes

Southeast Technical Institute Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Southeast Technical Institute.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Considering Applying Early to Southeast Technical Institute?

Southeast Technical Institute does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Explore a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Is Southeast Technical Institute Challenging To Get Into?

Southeast Technical Institute is a not difficult school to get into. Southeast Technical Institute evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.

In 2022, Southeast Technical Institute accepted 51% of all applicants, about 1,669 from the 3,272 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Southeast Technical Institute, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to diagnostic medical sonography program is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Southeast Technical Institute

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Southeast Technical Institute

Southeast Technical Institute has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Southeast Technical Institute Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Southeast Technical Institute

What does Southeast Technical Institute consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered

Make sure to check with Southeast Technical Institute for more information on admission factors.

Southeast Technical Institute 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Southeast Technical Institute, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Southeast Technical Institute's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Other Requirements background check, drug screening
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Southeast Technical Institute?

Students admitted to Southeast Technical Institute have an average unweighted GPA of 2.4.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Southeast Technical Institute 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.

In 2018, 0% of Southeast Technical Institute's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 100% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

More Information on Transferring to Southeast Technical Institute

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Southeast Technical Institute. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Southeast Technical Institute during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Southeast Technical Institute Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Southeast Technical Institute?

❌ Students who are admitted to Southeast Technical Institute must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Southeast Technical Institute accept transfer credits?

✅ Southeast Technical Institute accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Southeast Technical Institute accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Southeast Technical Institute accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Southeast Technical Institute does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Southeast Technical Institute?

✅ Southeast Technical Institute is not test optional.

What is Southeast Technical Institute's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Southeast Technical Institute is 51%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Southeast Technical Institute?

❌ Southeast Technical Institute does not offer early decision.

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Southeast Technical Institute Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Southeast Technical Institute? Southeast Technical Institute is a less selective institution. The Southeast Technical Institute acceptance rate is 51%. This means that the institution accepts 51 out of every 100 applicants.


Southeast Technical Institute Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southeast Technical Institute is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southeast Technical Institute is Continuous processing.

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

Southeast Technical Institute SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Southeast Technical Institute GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Southeast Technical Institute, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.4. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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