Southern State Community College

Southern State Community College


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About Us

If you are from this area, you already know the aesthetic beauty of southern Ohio, the sense of pride in our community, and the oh-so-friendly people. This is your legacy. If you are not from this area, we welcome you! With two campus locations -- Brown County Campus in Mt. Orab and Central Campus in Hillsboro -- Southern State Community College provides close-to-home convenience and a supportive community experience. We also offer classes at Laurel Oaks in Clinton County.

Delivering on our mission to provide an affordable, accessible, high-quality education, Southern State offers associate degree programs, certificate programs, bachelor’s degree completion through on-site partnership agreements, adult basic literacy courses, and workforce training programs. Southern State would love to CONNECT with you. To learn more, please call us at 1-800-628-7722 or visit


Southern State's Central Campus in Hillsboro, Ohio
Southern State's Brown Co. Campus in Mt. Orab, Ohio
Students enjoying an afternoon at the Central Campus in Hillsboro
Students enjoying a fall afternoon at the Central Campus in Hillsboro
Brown Co. Campus in Mt. Orab, Ohio
Central Campus in Hillsboro, Ohio
Southern State offers a Truck Driving Academy!
A crisp, fall morning at Southern State
A beautiful afternoon on campus in October
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Southern State's Patriot Center
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Adult Opportunity Center - Office Associate (Part Time)
Category: Office
DISTINGUISHING JOB CHARACTERISTICS Responsible for planning, scheduling, and executing necessary clerical procedures for all required office operations in a confident, appropriate, timely, and efficient manner. The primary responsibility is to answer incoming calls and remain stationed to greet those coming in the office; being prepared to provide program information and complete registration more
Contact: Kate Honeycutt
Phone:800.628.7722, Ext. 2565
Adult Opportunity Center - Assessment Team Member (Part Time)
Category: Education
 DISTINGUISHING JOB CHARACTERISTICS The Assessment Team Member will be responsible for all of the components of Adult Opportunity Center student orientation including; assessment, and orientation of students/potential students who are seeking one or more of the following: adult literacy; GED preparation; nursing program preparation; college refresher/readiness courses; workforce education; more
Contact: Kate Honeycutt
Phone:800.628.7722, Ext. 2565
ASPIRE Instructor – Adult Opportunity Center (Part Time, Wilmington)
Category: Education
DISTINGUISHING JOB CHARACTERISTICS This person will be responsible for planning and providing direct instruction that meets the criteria of the standards and benchmarks and the core indicators. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES   To perform this job successfully, an individual must perform essential duties to expected performance standards.   Reasonable accommodations are made as required for more
Contact: Kate Honeycutt
Phone:800.628.7722, Ext. 2565
Speech/Public Speaking - Adjunct Instructor (Fall 2023)
Category: Education
COURSE DESCRIPTION COMM 1115 – Fundamentals of Effective Speech (3 credits)   This course encompasses the composition and presentation of speeches. The objective is to help individuals speak effectively to other individuals or groups. The focus will be the study of organization, development, delivery and purpose of various types of speeches.This course will be delivered using a hybrid format.READ more
Contact: Kate Honeycutt
Phone:800.628.7722, Ext. 2565