Bevill State Community College

1411 Indiana Avenue
Jasper, AL 35501
Tel: (205)387-0511
3,609 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Bevill State Community College serves 3,609 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Bevill State Community College is the only community colleges within Walker County, AL.
The nearest community college is George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville (32.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 186 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
College Bevill State Community College Community College Avg.
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 186 staff
62 staff
Bevill State Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 3,609 has declined by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,609 students 1,371 students
Bevill State Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
22:1
Bevill State Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,838 students
779 students
Bevill State Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 1,771 students
1,083 students
Bevill State Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Bevill State Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
% Black
17%
15%
Bevill State Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
79%
49%
Bevill State Community College White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Bevill State Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
Bevill State 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. 0.35 0.70
Bevill State Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,290 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,680 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,290 $5,664
Bevill State Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,680 $10,360
Bevill State Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Total Dormitory Capacity 86 271
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93%
90%
Bevill State Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Bevill State offers four main campuses in the cities of Fayette, Hamilton, Jasper and Sumiton, all located in West-Central Alabama. In addition the college also maintains two instructional sites, in Carrollton and Mount Olive, offer university parallel and applied technology educational opportunities to over one-quarter million people in a seven county area. Bevill State's service area spans over 4,600 square miles, from the Birmingham city limits to the Mississippi state line. Bevill State Community College strives to provide its students with state-of-the-art, well equipped campuses to meet the educational and self-developmental needs of each student. Each campus provides extensive library resources, bookstores, meeting facilities, dining facilities and much more. For more information visit us online at www.bscc.edu

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,169 per year for in-state students and $7,300 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,649 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Alabama is 76%. 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-Mobile. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.