Southeast Community College, Beatrice Campus: Narrative Description

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4771 W. Scott Rd.
Beatrice, NE 68310-7042
Tel: (402)228-3468; 800-233-5027; Admissions: 800-233-5027; Fax: (402)228-2218; Web Site:

Description: District-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of Southeast Community College System. Awards certificates, diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1976. Setting: 640-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 1,220. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. Students come from 9 states and territories, 7 other countries, 3% from out-of-state, 40% 25 or older, 22% live on campus. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships. Off campus study at Peru State College.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Options: Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Recommended: minimum 2.0 high school GPA, SAT I or ACT, ACT ASSET, ACT COMPASS. Required for some: ACT ASSET, ACT COMPASS. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. State resident tuition: $1508 full-time, $50.25 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $1823 full-time, $60.75 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $75 full-time, $2.50 per credit hour part-time. College room only: $2472.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 12 open to all. Most popular organizations: Student Senate, Agricultural Club, Residence Hall Association, Licensed Practical Association of Nebraska, International Student Association. Major annual events: homecoming, All Campus Spaghetti Feed, Bowling Night. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: controlled dormitory access, evening security. 250 college housing spaces available; 230 were occupied in 2002-03. Option: coed housing available. Learning Resource Center with 13,287 books, 40,762 microform titles, 225 serials, 1,681 audiovisual materials, and an OPAC. Operations spending 2002-03: $53,639. 75 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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