Southeastern Community College (SCC)
1500 West Agency Road, West Burlington, IA
- FAFSA School Code: 001848
- Phone: (319) 752-2731
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Southeastern Community College is an educational institution with roots deep in the local community. With campuses in Burlington, Ft. Madison, and Keokuk, Iowa, SCC is educating Iowa! Offering a broad range of programs from TV Animation and Film to Welding and Graphic Communications, SCC is a great school for students seeking job certification or those wishing to earn an associate degree and transfer to a baccalaureate institution following graduation.
Of course, Southeastern students invest a good deal of time in the pursuit of knowledge. But everyone knows that well-rounded students do more than study. In order to keep their mental faculties sharp and primed, they need rest and recreation! SCC students interested in joining a campus club will be pleased with the cultural, academic, artistic, and social groups available to them.
Southeastern’s in-state and out-of-state tuition rates are extremely attractive, running literally thousands of dollars below U.S. college and university national averages. Students who want a high-dollar education at a very attractive price will find SCC the smart choice. Those who need financial assistance can apply for financial aid and/or take advantage of Southeastern’s many scholarships.
If you are considering going to Southeastern Community College, you should first check out our page detailing all the Iowa community colleges and see how well this school compares to other community colleges in Iowa.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,700. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $4,300-$5,100
- Out-of-State: $4,400-$5,292
- Part-time students are charged:
- In-State: $140-$170 per unit
- Out-of-State: $150-$180 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||85%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||73%||$4,567|
|Receiving Student Loans||47%||$4,872|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 13%.
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Southeastern Community College may provide services to students including:
- Online classes
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
- Day care for children
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for this school, versus those community colleges found throughout the state of Iowa, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.
|SCC||Des Moines County||Iowa|
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Southeastern Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
- Agricultural Business (A, C)
- Horticulture (A)
Business and Marketing Studies
- Graphic Communications (A)
Computer and Information Sciences
- Construction Trades (A, C)
- Electrical and Communications Engineering Technology (A, C)
- Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting cad (A)
- Manufacturing Technology
Health and Clinical Professions
- Interdisciplinary Studies (A)
Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Liberal Arts (A)
Mechanic and Repair Technology
- Welding (A, C)
- Machine Tool Technology (A, C)
Security and Protective Services
- Police Science (A)
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Southeastern Community College.
- Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, IL (42 miles away)
- Eastern Iowa Community College District in Davenport, IA (58 miles away)
- John Wood Community College in Quincy, IL (63 miles away)
- Heartland Community College in Normal, IL (116 miles away)
- Moberly Area Community College in Moberly, MO (117 miles away)