South Suburban College
South Suburban College is one of the forty-eight public 2-year colleges in Illinois. The campus is located in a suburb, in South Holland.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,921 students attend the school. Every year 15% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
SSC's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $10,253, and fees were $533. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $11,640 and $533 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Number of Students3,921|
|Student to Faculty Ratio13:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||0|
Nursing schools located within 25 miles radius of South Suburban College
Prairie State College
6 miles away
City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College
7 miles away
City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College
12 miles away
City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College
12 miles away
Moraine Valley Community College
13 miles away
17 miles away
City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College
19 miles away
ATS Institute of Technology - Chicago
19 miles away
24 miles away
City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College
25 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1933 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1979 - 09/20/2012
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
12/01/1978 - 07/27/2012
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$145/credit|
|In State Students||$343/credit|
|Out of State Students||$398/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 94% of South Suburban College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||8%||$750|
|State Grant & Scholarships||35%||$585|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||58%||$3,521|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$5,840Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$5,508|
|$30,001 to $48,000$7,333|
|$48,001 to $75,000$8,870|
|$75,001 to $110,000$7,060|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing.