Established in 1946 as South Central Technical College; the institute revised its mission in 2005, and transformed from a technical institute to a comprehensive community college called South Central College or SCC. Since its inception, the college boasts a history of academic excellence. It is a part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU). This two-year comprehensive community college is located in North Mankato, Minnesota. It also operates a campus in Faribault, and South Central Online.