General Information About South Plains College
South Plains College provides a quality learning environment. We are a comprehensive, public, open admissions community college that serves a 15-county region comprising the southern portion of the Texas High Plains. We are committed to providing learning opportunities that are high quality, accessible, flexible, and affordable through academic transfer, technical-vocational, continuing education, workforce development and community service programs. We offer these programs in a learning environment that is innovative, stimulating, compassionate, safe, diverse and supportive of the community. We do so by employing dedicated and qualified teachers, staff members and administrators who deliver a broad and dynamic curriculum and quality student support services. Understanding the diverse needs of students and the community, South Plains College seeks to improve the lives of our students and prepare them for lifelong learning.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Dual credit
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Town: Distant
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $1,444 Room & Board Charge $3,100 Books & Supplies Cost $990 Dorm Capacity 566
Total Financial Aid Amounts Issued Pell Grants $8,169,784 Other Federal Grants $655,730 Scholarships & Fellowships $10,068,348 Discount Applied to Tuition/Fee $5,334,025 Average Grant Dollars Issued $399,123 Avg. Scholarship and Fellowships $5,034,174
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 12,990 Native American 73 Asian 167 African American 670 Hispanic 3,664 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 5,166 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 0