Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Southern Careers Institute - Austin

Find Schools Near

Southern Careers Institute - Austin Overview

Located in Austin, Texas, Southern Careers Institute - Austin is a private for-profit institution. The location of Southern Careers Institute - Austin is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

What Is Southern Careers Institute - Austin Known For?

583 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Southern Careers Institute - Austin.
  • In 2017-2018, 54% of the faculty were full-time.

Best Schools

Southern Careers Institute - Austin Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Southern Careers Institute - Austin.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#16 Most Popular Online Health/Medical Admin Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#20 Most Popular Environmental Control Technology Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#24 Most Popular Online Health Professions Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#41 Most Popular Health/Medical Admin Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#52 Most Popular Engineering Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#122 Most Popular Allied Health Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#205 Most Popular Health Professions Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Southern Careers Institute - Austin?

Contact details for Southern Careers Institute - Austin are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1701 W Ben White Blvd, Ste 100, Austin, TX 78744
Phone: 512-437-7500

How Do I Get Into Southern Careers Institute - Austin?

You can apply to Southern Careers Institute - Austin online at: www.scitexas.edu/admissions/apply-now/

Since Southern Careers Institute - Austin has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Southern Careers Institute - Austin?

74% Take Out Loans
19.5% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Southern Careers Institute - Austin, approximately 74% of students took out student loans averaging $4,786 a year. That adds up to $19,144 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Southern Careers Institute - Austin is 19.5%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Southern Careers Institute - Austin Undergraduate Student Diversity

987 Full-Time Undergraduates
59% Women
69% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Gender Diversity

Of the 987 full-time undergraduates at Southern Careers Institute - Austin, 41% are male and 59% are female.

undefined

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Southern Careers Institute - Austin students is as follows.

undefined
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 18
Black or African American 196
Hispanic or Latino 421
White 306
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 46

Online Learning at Southern Careers Institute - Austin

530 Took All Classes Online
567 Took At Least One Class Online
46.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 567 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Southern Careers Institute - Austin has changed over the last few years.

undefined

This school is the 74th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Southern Careers Institute - Austin

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Southern Careers Institute - Austin was 46.5%. This is the #602 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Southern Careers Institute - Austin regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Southern Careers Institute - Austin majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 11%
Computer & Information Sciences 27%
Computer Software & Applications 11%
Health & Medical Administrative Services 59%
Health Professions 35%
Information Technology 72%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Southern Careers Institute - Austin ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Southern Careers Institute - Austin.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Health & Medical Administrative Services #214
Health Professions #457

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Southern Careers Institute - Austin Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Computer Software & Applications 170 0 0 170
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 31 0 94 125
Precision Metal Working 95 0 0 95
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 0 58 58
Environmental Control Technology 0 0 52 52
Information Technology 29 0 0 29
Accounting 19 0 0 19
Computer Information Systems 19 0 0 19
Business Administration & Management 0 16 0 16
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 363 16 204 583

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.