STC Claims Top Spots in Rankings

Southeast Tech Named No. 1 in South Dakota and No. 7 in America

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Southeast Technical College claimed the No. 1 spot in’s 2023 Best Community Colleges in South Dakota list. Additionally, STC was named No. 7 on the Best Community Colleges in America list. The rankings are based on rigorous analysis of academic, financial and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews from students and alumni.

For the purpose of this ranking, community colleges include public post-secondary institutions where the majority of degrees conferred are two-year degrees or fewer. The same methodology is used to produce the Overall Niche Grade for each ranked school as well as additional community colleges. Statistics obtained from the U.S. Department of Education represent the most recent data available, as self-reported by the colleges.

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December 12, 2022