Apply for Admission

Southern State makes it easy to apply for college! We have no mandatory grade point averages, specific test requirements or other intimidating admission guidelines.

Attention NEW Students: Scroll down the page to view the Steps to Apply.

Attention CCP Students: If you are a student in grades 7-12 and interested in College Credit Plus (CCP) please complete the College Credit Plus Application for Admission.

Attention Returning Students: If you are a Returning SSCC Student who has missed one or more terms, please complete the Application for Returning Students.

Currently Accepting Applications for:
  • Fall Semester 2022-2023 – Semester begins August 22, 2022
  • Spring Semester 2022-2023 – Semester begins January 9, 2023

Steps to Apply

Step 1 – Complete a New Student Application for Admission

There is no fee or deadline to submit the application for admission. If you are a student in grades 7-12 and interested in College Credit Plus (CCP) please complete the College Credit Plus Application for Admission. If you are a Returning Student who has missed one or more terms, please complete the Application for Returning Students.

Step 2 – Request Transcripts

Contact your high school to request that your final transcript be sent to the Office of Admission.

Step 3 – Complete a Placement Assessment Test

Continue to Placement Assessment.

Step 4 – Schedule an appointment to meet with an Academic Advisor

Meeting with an Academic Advisor is required for your first term of enrollment. Schedule an appointment by calling 937-393-3431, ext. 2825 or by emailing studentsuccess@sscc.edu.

NOTE: Southern State Community College does not participate in the Department of Homeland Security's Student Exchange and Visitor Program (SEVP). As such, the College does not accept non-US resident students for enrollment.