The College has operated in its current structure since 1973, when a statewide community college system was implemented by the Nebraska Legislature. Southeast is a two-year public institution of higher education serving a primary area of 15 counties in southeast Nebraska. SCC offers multiple locations and continues to expand its online opportunities. With high-quality career/technical and academic programs and affordable tuition and fees, SCC provides students with opportunities to create their futures through the obtainment of new knowledge, skills and awareness.
SCC offers associate’s degrees and certificates. SCC Online is the College’s credit and Continuing Education courses via the Internet. Online courses follow the College calendar and begin each July, October, January, and March. SCC offers more than 300 courses online per term. Some programs can be completed entirely online. Others offer a major portion of the curriculum online.