Alabama Southern Community College

2800 South Alabama Avenue
Monroeville, AL 36460
Tel: (2.5)157-5315
1,371 students
Public institution
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School Highlights
Alabama Southern Community College serves 1,371 students (65% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Alabama Southern Community College is the only community colleges within Monroe County, AL.
The nearest community college is Reid State Technical College (21.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 52% over five years.
College Alabama Southern Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 55 staff
61 staff
Alabama Southern Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,371 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,371 students 1,315 students
Alabama Southern Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
22:1
Alabama Southern Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 895 students
815 students
Alabama Southern Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 476 students
1,061 students
Alabama Southern Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Alabama Southern Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Alabama Southern Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
5%
Alabama Southern Community College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
20%
Alabama Southern Community College Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
42%
15%
Alabama Southern Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
54%
49%
Alabama Southern Community College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Alabama Southern Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Alabama Southern Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.53 0.70
Alabama Southern Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,200 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,530 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,200 $5,590
Alabama Southern Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,530 $10,086
Alabama Southern Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90%
89%
Alabama Southern Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Alabama Southern Community College is a state-supported, fully accredited, comprehensive two-year college serving southwest Alabama with campuses in Monroeville, Thomasville, Gilbertown and Jackson. Wide selections of excellent university transfer and career programs, outstanding faculty and staff, small classes and friendly atmosphere have proven to be the right formula for success for over 80,000 alumni. Our graduates have distinguished themselves in every profession and career field. Highly qualified faculty and small classes mean big academic awards for you. Each campus offers a variety of degree programs for university transfer, business technology, nursing and forestry. Our active campus also gives you dozen of chances to become involved in social and leadership activities. Championship athletic programs keep school spirit high. Each campus has a student development office dedicated to helping students with everything from registration to free tutoring.

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Did You Know?
For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,092 per year for in-state students and $7,883 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,902 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Alabama is 74%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Alabama community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Alabama is Virginia College-Birmingham. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.