Southwestern Community College

Tuition & Fees $7,713
Student Population 2,366
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,406
Graduation Rate 50 %
Students:Faculty 13

Academic Overview

Southwestern Community College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Sylva, North Carolina. It is an Associate's - Public Urban-serving Single Campus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $2,337 for North Carolina residents and $7,713 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 2,366 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Southwestern Community College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $27,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Southwestern Community College are $2,337 for North Carolina residents and $7,713 for non-residents.
Southwestern Community College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Southwestern CC. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,406 and 41% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,366 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Graduation Rate for Southwestern Community College is 50 %
Transfer-out Rate for Southwestern Community College is 16 %
Retention Rate for Southwestern Community College is 70 %
Student Population for Southwestern Community College is 2,366
Student to Faculty Rate for Southwestern Community College is 13 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,406 at Southwestern Community College.

Offered Degrees

Southwestern CC offers 76 major programs through online and on-site education where 17 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate278
One but less than two years certificate142
Associate's Degree357

Special Learning Opportunities

Southwestern Community College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Southwestern Community College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges