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 South Plains College 

Name: South Plains College
President: Kelvin Sharp
City: Levelland
State: TX
Type: Public
Campus Setting: Small Town
Year Established: 1957

Governing Board Website  

2011 Fall Credit Enrollment
Total: 10,505
Part Time: 52.3%
Full Time: 47.7%

Male: 45%
Female: 55%

African American: 4.8%
Asian/Pacific Islander: 1.1%
Hispanic: 29.9%
Native American: 0.6%
White: 49.2%
Other: 14.4%


South Plains College President

Kelvin Sharp

South Plains College Board Chair

Mike Box
Board Chair

Quote from the President

“South Plains College (SPC) is a two-year community college that is focused on improving each student's life. This is our vision, and it is what sets us apart from other institutions of higher education. Our graduates are educated to be self-confident in their pursuits, trained in the technology of their career interest, and capable of responding to a rapidly changing world.”

Interesting Facts

  • SPC is a student-centered college that provides many educational options in academic transfer, technical and workforce education.
  • The college serves a 15-county service region in the panhandle of Texas.
  • More than 13,000 students enroll annually in SPC's college-credit courses and another 4,000 take advantage of continuing education short courses and workforce development programs.
  • SPC has state-of-the-art instructional equipment and hands-on training.
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