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Southern Texas Careers Academy

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Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
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Southern Texas Careers Academy is located in McAllen, Texas. It is a very small private for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 75 undergraduate students enrolled.

Most students major in Personal and Culinary Services. 38% of students graduate.

About
🗺 601 East Nolana Suite C.
McAllen, Texas 78504
Mission The mission of Southern Texas Careers Academy is to provide our students with the knowledge and training necessary for career success in the beauty and wellness industry. By learning in an atmosphere of professionalism and excellence, students will gain a successful foundation for a satisfying career. The Academy strives to teach teamwork and respect while emphasizing the need for continued personal and professional growth in order to meet the highest standards of the profession.
🌐 stcacademy.edu/
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Graduation Rate

38%
within 6 years
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

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

14
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Southern Texas Careers Academy?

No
Highest degree: Non-degree granting
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

100%

Undergrads

75

Total Students

75
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

83%

Students over 25

51%
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

96%
of undergraduates

Men

4%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Mostly Women

Southern Texas Careers Academy has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 4 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 2400 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Southern Texas Careers Academy

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

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Southern Texas Careers Academy study?

Southern Texas Careers Academy Popular Majors

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

Most students study Personal and Culinary Services at Southern Texas Careers Academy.

Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Southern Texas Careers Academy?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

71%

Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate

71%

Students Who Transfer Out of Southern Texas Careers Academy

10%

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 Texas Careers Academy has a retention rate of 71% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers
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Southern Texas Careers Academy has no students who transfer here.

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

144
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

19
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.