Bevill State Community College

1411 Indiana Avenue
Jasper, AL 35501
Tel: (205)387-0511
3,491 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Bevill State Community College serves 3,491 students (52% 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 19% 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 181 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
College Bevill State 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 181 staff
61 staff
Bevill State Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,491 has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,491 students 1,315 students
Bevill State Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
22:1
Bevill State Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,813 students
815 students
Bevill State Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,678 students
1,061 students
Bevill State Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Bevill State Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
20%
Bevill State Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
14%
15%
Bevill State Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
81%
49%
Bevill State Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Bevill State Community College More (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
6%
Bevill State Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
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. 0.32 0.70
Bevill State Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,230 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,560 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,230 $5,590
Bevill State Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,560 $10,086
Bevill State Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 92 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
89%
Bevill State Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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

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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.