South Suburban College

South Holland, IL, USA
2.56 Average Rating

South Suburban College is a 2-year community college with two campuses offering classes in 16 academic departments. SSC recognizes outstanding students with admission to its Honors Program as well as naming them to its Dean’s List and as Presidential Scholars. The college also allows students to resolve academic disputes via its Student Grade Appeal Process. In order to give all district residents a sample of higher education, SSC provides a free class waiver for all students who have never taken a South Suburban course.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
2 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

Admissions Requirements

Transcript
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
92%
Out-Of-State Students
3%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Associate's
Total Number of Students
3,703
Total Number of Undergrads
3,703
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$5,086
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$10,823
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$12,473
Additional Costs
Books and Supplies
$1200

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
88%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,359
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
88%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,829
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$3,068

Student Loans

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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
33%
67%
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Varsity Athletics Association
NJCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$30,400
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What Students Are Saying

2.56 Average Rating
the instructors are great. purchasing books, signing up for classes and interacting with the business office are uncomplicated. i enjoy this college so much!
Jane from Oak Forest, IL
I love going to South Suburban. I think the teachers are great and are extremely helpful.
Amber from Crestwood, IL

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