College Benchmark
Southern Texas Careers Academy
College Finder
College Benchmark
About College Benchmark
Copyright © 2020 and Spring Launch Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.

All content on this website ("the Site") is the property of Spring Launch Media LLC. The collection and assembly of content on this Site are the exclusive property of Spring Launch Media LLC and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. School data is publicly sourced from the U.S. Department of Education. Safety data is sourced from the FBI. The SAT is a trademark owned by the College Board and the ACT is a registered trademark owned by ACT, Inc. None are affiliated with College Benchmark. Rely on any information provided by or displayed on this site solely at your own risk. does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information disclosed.

Southern Texas Careers Academy

Quick Stats
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Back to Top

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.

🗺 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.
Back to Top
Graduation Rate
Back to Top

Graduation Rate

within 6 years
Return on Education
Back to Top
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.
Back to Top

Student-Faculty Ratio

students per faculty
Graduate School
Back to Top

Can you go to grad school at Southern Texas Careers Academy?

Highest degree: Non-degree granting
Back to Top

Undergraduate Focus




Total Students

undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students


Students over 25

Student Diversity
Back to Top
Who will be your classmates?


of undergraduates


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
Back to Top
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
Back to Top
Will you be happy at Southern Texas Careers Academy?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate


Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate


Students Who Transfer Out of Southern Texas Careers Academy


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.

Back to Top

Southern Texas Careers Academy has no students who transfer here.

Living in McAllen, Texas
Back to Top

City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in Texas
Back to Top

Presidential Election Results of 2016


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.