South Central Career Center

Overview of South Central Career Center

West Plains, MO is home to South Central Career Center. West Plains is a self-contained town. The school is a public institution. Degrees at South Central Career Center go up to the Certificate.

South Central Career Center Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

Student Body

South Central Career Center has 89 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting South Central Career Center

South Central Career Center
610 E Olden
West Plains , MO 65775
General Phone: (417) 256-2256

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South Central Career Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine41EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology12surgical tech
Office and Administration10administrative assistant
Mechanics and Repair8computer repair, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Production Trades5machine shop assistant, welding
Cooking and Culinary Arts3chef training
Photography and Commercial Art2commercial art
Engineering Technician1drafting

Number of programs and degrees for South Central Career Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years6711
Award of less than 1 academic year152

South Central Career Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, South Central Career Center had a total enrollment of 89 students (98 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 22%
22-24 17%
25-29 16%
30-34 8%
35-39 8%
40-49 19%
50-64 3%

South Central Career Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 88 %
Part-Time 75 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 81%

South Central Career Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of West Plains, Missouri for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Missouri Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

South Central Career Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
South Central Career Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 542400)

South Central Career Center Degree Programs (2007)

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

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South Central Career Center Highlights

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What Sets South Central Career Center Apart:

% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%South Central Career Center % students 40 years or older

checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study

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