December 16, 2016
St. Philip's College News
SPC Construction Students Our Renovation Site
SPC construction students toured the SPC Turbon Student Center renovation site, at the invitation of Skanska. The $10 million renovation underway at the college’s 63-year-old complex is expected to enhance best practices in student success as a hub for student government, leadership and informal learning, all led by the college's Student Life department team. SPC students viewed areas at the diverse-use site that will include a U.S. Post Office for public use, college bookstore, café and bowling alley.
SPC's Collegiate 100 Student Leader Recognized
SPC celebrated student leadership success during the 100 Black Men of San Antonio, Inc. Awards Gala. SPC alumnus Keibian Crumedy was recognized with a Millennial Leadership Award for establishing the mentoring and tutoring programs of the Collegiate 100 chapter at SPC. Ten members of the college chapter were present. The Collegiate 100 nurtures the growth of its members into young and open-minded professional leaders. Nationwide, the parent organization includes 116 chapters and 10,000 members.
SPC Included in "Best Schools" for Vocational Programs
When the Community for Accredited Online Schools released its 2016-2017 list of Best Online Vocational Schools in the nation, the online elements of St. Philip's College's programs in this category made Number 20 on the Top 50 List of Best Two-Year School Online Vocational Programs. Institutions are required to meet several qualifying standards, including being regionally accredited and a public or private not-for-profit institution. The site ranks based on student-teacher ratios, cost of tuition, class size and graduation rates.
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