Alabama Southern Community College

2800 South Alabama Avenue, Monroeville
AL, 36460
Tel: 2515753156
1,476 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Alabama Southern Community College serves 1,476 students (66% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Alabama Southern Community College is the only community colleges within Monroe County, AL.
The nearest community college is Reid State Technical College (21.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Alabama Southern Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,476 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,476 students
1,287 students
Alabama Southern Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
980 students
832 students
Alabama Southern Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 496 students
1,021 students
Alabama Southern Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Alabama Southern Community College sch enrollment Alabama Southern Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Alabama Southern Community College Asian (2007-2011)
% Hawaiian
1% 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Alabama Southern Community College Hispanic (2008-2012)
% Black
44%
12%
Alabama Southern Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
53%
66%
Alabama Southern Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Alabama Southern Community College sch ethnicity Alabama Southern 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. 0.53 0.45
Alabama Southern Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,140 is less than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has grown by 43% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,410 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 43% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,140 $5,917
Alabama Southern Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,410 $10,050
Alabama Southern Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Alabama Southern Community College is a state-supported, fully accredited, comprehensive two-year college serving southwest Alabama with campuses in Monroeville, Thomasville, Gilbertown and Jackson. Wide selections of excellent university transfer and career programs, outstanding faculty and staff, small classes and friendly atmosphere have proven to be the right formula for success for over 80,000 alumni. Our graduates have distinguished themselves in every profession and career field. Highly qualified faculty and small classes mean big academic awards for you. Each campus offers a variety of degree programs for university transfer, business technology, nursing and forestry. Our active campus also gives you dozen of chances to become involved in social and leadership activities. Championship athletic programs keep school spirit high. Each campus has a student development office dedicated to helping students with everything from registration to free tutoring.

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