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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
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  4. Safety
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  5. Student Life
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  6. Location
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South Suburban is a public college located in South Holland, Illinois in the Chicago Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,188 undergraduate students. The South Suburban acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Natural Sciences, and Nursing Assistant. Graduating 21% of students, South Suburban alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $19,900.
About South Suburban College...
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division II
Athletic Conference
Address
15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473
Website

South Suburban College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$5,840/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,798/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.39 responses
47%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.34 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.34 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,188Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,733
Undergrads Over 25
22%
Pell Grant
85%
Varsity Athletes
11%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$26,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
21%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
86%
National
83%

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A lot of people in my neighborhood looked down upon South Suburban because it is a community college in a poorer, minority city, but such people misjudge this school. South Suburban provided me with just as good an education as any other school could have, I believe. I have been taught by some of the best teachers I have ever encountered and learned a lot in my short two years here. I acknowledge I have also had some not-so-great teachers as well, but bad teachers can be encountered in any school anywhere, but with these teachers, I will say it was easy to pass their class. South Suburban has a nice campus, very accessible, and it is very easy to apply and receive official help from any of their offices.
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My Experience at South suburban College located in South Holland Illinois has been one of the most easiest experience that I have ever had they cater and Taylor 💕👷🏾😍 experience at South suburban College located in South Holland Illinois has been one of the most easiest experience that I have ever had they cater and Taylor to your every need! They help you achieve your goals one step at a time , there’s a individual there to help you pursue our higher education and they won’t give up on you No matter how difficult you may be , i truly love south Suburban College because it is convenient, Reliable , and affordable.to anyone that lives in the community south Suburban is a First choice school for me !
I love South Suburban College. I love the intimate size of the classrooms. Teachers and staff go above and beyond to help you. There are a lot of resources to help you succeed. The tutoring center, the testing center, the counseling center, and all of the other resources there help place you in the right courses so that you will graduate. It is very affordable and I like the size of the college so it's not too many people. Its the right place to learn and grow.