Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Tel: (334)222-6591
1,578 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Lurleen B Wallace Community College serves 1,578 students (62.61% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 40%.
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Lurleen B Wallace Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Covington County, AL.
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The nearest community college is Lurleen b wallace community college-Macarthur Camp (13.46 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 73 staff
61 staff
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,578 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,578 students 1,294 students
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 988 students
822 students
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 590 students
1,025 students
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Asian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
23%
12%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
75%
57%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College White (2006-2013)
Lurleen B Wallace 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 0.53
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,170 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,500 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,170 $5,694
Lurleen B Wallace Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,500 $10,252
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,053 per year for in-state students and $7,861 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 70%. 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 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Alabama is Marion Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.