South Central Career Center

West Plains, MO 65775

South Central Career Center is one of the 19 public less than two year colleges in Missouri. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of West Plains. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 85% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.


Campus LocaleRemote Town
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio8:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate100%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 4 26

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The following schools are located within 200 miles radius of South Central Career Center

Waynesville Career Center
76.66 miles away
Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center
77.87 miles away
Sikeston Career and Technology Center
126.68 miles away
Northwest Technical Institute
131.21 miles away
Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute
132.14 miles away
Four Rivers Career Center
133.04 miles away
Franklin Technology-MSSU
145.84 miles away
Applied Technology Services
147.45 miles away
Career Center of Southern Illinois
149.62 miles away
Columbia Area Career Center
151.8 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
11/22/2014 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $60
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 98% of South Central Career Center's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 86% $5,231
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 98% $7,556
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$12,787
$30,001 to $48,000$10,484
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program

New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program aims to ease the nation’s nursing shortage by attracting new students into the profession of nursing while enhancing efforts to recruit ...

Annette McClanahan Harrison Endowed Nursing Scholarship

An endowed scholarship was set up to be awarded to full time undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Nursing at the University of Missouri. Recipients must have demonstrated financial ...

Betty Crim Endowed Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship gives annual awards for undergraduate students attending the University of Missouri-Columbia full-time, majoring in Nursing. Applicants must have demonstrated financial need. ...

Bill and Mary Russell Healthcare Scholarship

This scholarship is for residents of the Heartland Foundation service region, which includes the following counties: In Missouri - Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Clay, Clinton, ...

Marsha’s Angels Scholarship Fund

Applicants who are residents of Sedgwick County, Kansas or one of the surrounding counties may attend an accredited nursing program anywhere in the U.S.; applicants from any other state in ...

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Missouri state board of nursing.

South Central Career Center
407 W. Thornburgh
West Plains, MO 65775

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