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Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

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Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Overview
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Average Salary in 10 Years

$24,400
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen is located in Harlingen, Texas. It is a small private for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 411 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Precision Production, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, and Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields. 47% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $20,600.

About
🗺 1122 Morgan Boulevard
Harlingen, Texas 78550
🌐 www.scitexas.edu
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

47%
within 6 years
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen?

Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen students, on average, make $24,400 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 8-9 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 4% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

4.3%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen.

Median Earnings of Students from Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

32
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen?

No
Highest degree: Non-degree granting
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

411

Total Students

411
undergrads and grad students

Students over 25

48%
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

62%
of undergraduates

Men

38%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

More Women

Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen has more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 61 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 163 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
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What do students at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen study?

Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Precision Production
  3. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  4. Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

61%

Students Who Transfer Out of Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen

1%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen has a retention rate of 61% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers
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Southern Careers Institute - Harlingen has no students who transfer here.

Living in Harlingen, Texas
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

355
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

27
in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in Texas
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Texas tends to be Somewhat Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 43% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 52% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.