Largest Programs Costs and Completion Time

The largest program at Southern Careers Institute-Pharr is Medical/Clinical Assistant and its 2021 tuition & fees are $16,800. For reference, the average tuition for the Medical/Clinical Assistant program of all trade schools in the United States is $13,266.
The next table shows the largest program information including tuition, books and supplies costs, program length, and average completion time. The average values are computed based on the data from trade schools' information for the corresponding vocational program.
2021 Costs and Completion Information of Largest Programs
Program NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesProgram LengthsAvg. Completion Time
Medical/Clinical Assistant $16,800 - 978 Hours 9 Months
National Average $13,266 - 512 Hours 9.01 Months
Welding Technology/Welder $13,350 - 700 Hours 7 Months
National Average $9,261 - 748 Hours 8.50 Months
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping $16,050 - 806 Hours 7 Months
National Average $12,193 - 662 Hours 9.00 Months
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant $16,650 - 848 Hours 8 Months
National Average $12,956 - 425 Hours 8.78 Months
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder $16,550 - 926 Hours 9 Months
National Average $14,921 - 461 Hours 8.17 Months
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist $15,550 - 780 Hours 7 Months
National Average $11,652 - 569 Hours 8.40 Months

2021 Average Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average tuition & fees are $16,800 at Southern Careers Institute-Pharr. The total cost of attendance is $32,325 when a student lives off-campus.
2021 Average Costs of Attendance
Tuition & Fees$16,800
Books & Supplies-
Room & Board$8,226
Other Living Expenses$7,299
Total Cost of Attendace (COA)$32,325
1Southern Careers Institute-Pharr does not offer on-campus housing facilities.

Average Earning after Graduation

Next table summarizes the average wage/salary by years after earning degree/certificate in Southern Careers Institute-Pharr. After 6 years of graduation, the mean wage is $20,600 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean wage is $24,400 for Southern Careers Institute-Pharr graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time for Southern Careers Institute-Pharr Graduate
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$20,600$28,100$18,800
7 Years After Graduation$21,100--
8 Years After Graduation$22,300--
9 Years After Graduation$22,100--
10 Years After Graduation$24,400$34,200$22,000

Career and Vocational Programs

Southern Careers Institute-Pharr offers 2 career courses through 2 Years Certificate programs Of that, 1 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 1 2 years Certificate. The next table summarizes the total number of completers by degree programs.
Total Number of Career Programs
1 Year Certificate2 Years Certificate 4 Years CertificateAssociate's
Online ProgramsNOT OFFERED1NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
Overall ProgramsNOT OFFERED2NOT OFFEREDNOT OFFERED
Next tables list each career program with offered degrees. The number on each columns denotes the number of completers on the program last year. The numbers includes completers through on-campus classes and partial online classes as well as only online classes.
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Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Important Statistics

The graduation rate at Southern Careers Institute-Pharr is 59%. The students to faculty ratio is 24 to 1 an the retention rate is 43%.
Key Academics Stats
Graduation Rate59%
Retention Rate43%(full-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio24 to 1
Student Population698 Students
Number of Faculties15 Faculties

Special Learning Opportunities

Southern Careers Institute-Pharr offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeYes
Teacher CertificationNo
Study AbroadNo

On-Campus Student Services

Southern Careers Institute-Pharr provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

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