Students wishing to enroll in classes at South Central College but not complete a degree are called visiting students.   This would include students wanting to enroll in courses for enrichment purposes or career advancement.

Visiting students will have the opportunity to enroll in classes later than degree seeking students.  Visiting students must meet the necessary course prerequisites to be eligible for registration.  Please review the course prerequisites before your registration date and contact us at 507-389-7220 – press 3 for Registration for assistance.

  • If you are in need of Accuplacer testing in order to take a certain class as a visiting student, the last Accuplacer testing dates for Fall 2014 will be held on August 1st  for North Mankato applicants and August 4th for Faribault applicants. Visit to sign up!

Visiting students will register and pay for classes using the MnSCU eServices site.  Please download this document for detailed information regarding registration.  To make a payment, click the Bills and Payments link following your completed registration.  Any questions regarding payment may be directed to the Business Office at 507-389-7227.

To register as a visiting student:

  1. Search for Classes
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  2. Register online
  3. Submit payment online or to the SCC Bookstore. Be sure to meet the payment deadlines to avoid course cancellation for non-payment.

Registration Dates: Please check our Important Dates page for information on registration dates.

Instructions for "How to Register as a Visiting Student at South Central College" (PDF)