Northeast Alabama Community College

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3,096 students
Public institution
The mission of Northeast Alabama Community College is to provide accessible quality educational opportunities, promote economic growth, and enhance the quality of life for the people of Alabama. At Northeast, programs and services are offered in response to the needs of the students, community, business, industry, and government.
School Highlights:
Northeast Alabama Community College serves 3,096 students (53% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Northeast Alabama Community College is the only community colleges within De Kalb County, AL.
The nearest community college is Snead State Community College (27.7 miles away).

School Overview

Northeast Alabama 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

Student Body

The student population of 3,096 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,096 students
1,303 students
Northeast Alabama Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,652 students
836 students
Northeast Alabama Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,444 students
1,046 students
Northeast Alabama Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Northeast Alabama Community College sch enrollment Northeast Alabama Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Northeast Alabama Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
12%
Northeast Alabama Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
93%
67%
Northeast Alabama Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Northeast Alabama Community College sch ethnicity Northeast Alabama Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.13 0.45
Northeast Alabama Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,140 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 45% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,410 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 48% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,140 $5,940
Northeast Alabama Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,410 $10,072
Northeast Alabama Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

NACC is one of the leading community colleges in the South. We offer a comprehensive educational program, which includes outstanding technical/career and academic transfer programs, all provided at a very affordable price. Our graduates and students consistently score high on nationally standardized tests and licensing examinations. Graduates of our technical/career programs have been ranked first within the Alabama College System in job retention, and our students have placed first within the system on the BASIC SKILLS test given to prospective teachers. NACC personnel take special pride in the achievements of our students. NACC also offers students activities for personal enjoyment and enrichment, such as participation in our regionally acclaimed theatre productions, hosted in the state-of-the-art Tom Bevill Lyceum. Additionally, NACC has outstanding programs in music and art. Students may participate in the numerous service and honorary organizations on campus, or compete for the U.S.A. All-American Academic team. The college encourages the highest academic standards by awarding the Charles M. Pendley President's Cup and the James B. Allen Award. Northeast Alabama Community College is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Associate Degree. The Nursing Program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission. The EMS Program is accredited by the Alabama Department of Public Health. The Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Education. Northeast is a member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the American Association of Community Colleges, and the Alabama College Association.

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Did You Know?
For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,604 per year for in-state students and $8,412 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,450 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 0.50, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Alabama is Marion Military Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.