1,680
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Southwestern Community College is a 2-year institution located in Creston, IA, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1501 West Townline Street
Creston, IA  50801
United States
Contact Ms. Cait Maitlen
Director of Admissions
Email: maitlen@swcciowa.edu
Phone: 641-782-7081
Fax: 641-782-3312

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Technology And Bookkeeping Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Web Page, Digital/multimedia And Information Resources Design Checkmark
Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Library Science Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology Checkmark
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,680
Enrolled

Applying

2.96
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen September 5th Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer September 5th Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,870
In-state
4,275
Out-of-state
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Fees

360
Full-time student fees
5,000
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Tuition pre-payment plan No

Student Body

1,680
Total undergrad students
5%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (36.31%)
Female (63.69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 6%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
All-School Picnic, Job Fair and Orientation

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
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Faculty

123
Total Faculty
16:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 43
Part-time - 80
Male - 55
Female - 68