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Press Releases

There’s always something exciting to announce at Southern State – cool upcoming events, new academic programs, celebrations of student success. Check out our press releases to local media and keep your thumb on Southern State’s pulse!

Check out the Archive for press releases from previous years.

January 2020

  • SSCC announces honors lists for fall semesterSSCC announces honors lists for fall semester
  • Southern State Community College has released its President's List and Dean's List for academic excellence for Fall Semester 2019. To be eligible for the President's List, a student must maintain a 4.0 grade point average while carrying a specific number of academic credit hours. Those who achieve the Dean's List are full-time students who have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0.

December 2019

  • SSCC Respiratory Care celebrates graduationSSCC Respiratory Care celebrates graduation
  • Southern State Community College honored the 13th graduating class of the Respiratory Care program during a Dec. 7 ceremony on the college's Central Campus in Hillsboro.
  • SSCC Board of Trustees to meet Dec. 4Charitable Giving to Community Colleges? The Return on Investment is Real-and Local
  • Like never before, Ohio's 23 community colleges are playing an essential role in the economic strength of Ohio and-more importantly-helping to ensure that Ohioans of every age and background share in that strength. Today, more than a third of students enrolled in education after high school are studying at a community college. The reasons are simple: the education is high-quality, affordable and immediately relevant to career goals.