Reid State Technical College

Tel: (251)578-1313
508 students
Public institution
The mission and purpose of Reid State Technical College is to provide post secondary occupational education on a nondiscriminatory basis for individuals who desire to prepare for entry-level employment, advancement, or retraining in a career field. The training should meet the needs and standards of business, industry, and the professions, and also afford reasonable expectation of gainful employment.
School Highlights:
Reid State Technical College serves 508 students (50% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Reid State Technical College is the only community colleges within Conecuh County, AL.
The nearest community college is Alabama Southern Community College (21.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 46% over five years.
College Reid State Technical 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 28 staff
61 staff
Reid State Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 508 has declined by 16% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 508 students 1,296 students
Reid State Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 252 students
814 students
Reid State Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 256 students
1,040 students
Reid State Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Reid State Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Reid State Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
1%
5%
% Hispanic
1%
21%
Reid State Technical College Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
48%
15%
Reid State Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
49%
51%
Reid State Technical College White (2006-2013)
Reid State Technical 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 0.68
Reid State Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,260 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,590 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 125% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,260 $5,660
Reid State Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,590 $10,250
Reid State Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Edith A. Gray Library and Technology Center includes new computers for students, new cutting edge classrooms, and a state of the art lecture hall. Instructors and staff are some of the finest professionals in the state. With hands-on instruction and small student-to-teacher ratio, technical education is quickly becoming the preferred path to a high demand career. All students entering Reid State Technical College are required to take the COMPASS placement test prior to registration if enrolling in more than 4 credit hours or 8 weekly contact hours. The assessment test is used to determine a student\'s knowledge in math, reading, and language. Students scoring below specified levels in each test will be required to enroll in developmental courses before enrolling in college-level math or English classes.

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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 $14,177 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 0.57, 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.