Enterprise State Community College

600 Plaza Drive, Enterprise
AL, 36330-1300
Tel: (334)347-2623
2,472 students
Public institution
The Enterprise-Ozark Community College Foundation was established in 1982 to support the mission, programs, and services of Enterprise-Ozark Community College. It is an accredited institution which accepts First-Time College Students, Transfer Students, Transient Students, and International Students. High School Students may also enroll in the Dual Enrollment/Dual Credit Program.
School Highlights:
Enterprise State Community College serves 2,472 students (59% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Enterprise State Community College is the only community colleges within Coffee County, AL.
The nearest community college is George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan (20.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Enterprise State 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 2,472 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is equal to the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,472 students
1,273 students
Enterprise State Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,456 students
827 students
Enterprise State Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,016 students
1,017 students
Enterprise State Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Enterprise State Community College sch enrollment Enterprise State Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 2%
2%
Enterprise State Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 3%
7%
Enterprise State Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 21%
12%
Enterprise State Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White 71%
66%
Enterprise State Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 2%
2%
Enterprise State Community College More (2008-2012)
Enterprise State Community College sch ethnicity Enterprise State 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. 0.45 0.45
Enterprise State Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,724 is less than the state average of $5,988. The in-state tuition has grown by 37% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,776 is less than the state average of $10,170. The out-state tuition has grown by 40% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,724 $5,988
Enterprise State Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,776 $10,170
Enterprise State Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Enterprise-Ozark Community College is a two-year liberal arts transfer college located in southeast Alabama. It is located in Enterprise, Coffee County, Alabama. The College serves residents of Coffee, Dale (Ft. Rucker), Geneva, and Pike (Troy) Counties. It is located approximately 45 minutes from Dothan, Alabama, one hour and 30 minutes south of Montgomery, Alabama, and one hour and 30 minutes north of Panama City Beach, Florida. The purpose of the Master Student class is to provide an opportunity for students to learn and adopt methods to promote their success in school. Topics included are: time management, note-taking, test-taking, study skills, career awareness, communication skills, and critical thinking. Students will be given a learning skills and a learning styles inventory. Enterprise-Ozark Community College students are encouraged to get involved in the activities, clubs, and fun on campus. Studies have shown that students who are active do better in the classroom. You'll create wonderful memories too. Enterprise-Ozark Community College (EOCC) is an equal opportunity institution and as such, does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, creed, color, or disability in its program including, but not limited to, admission of students or employment. The Wellness Center programs and activities are made available during the day and evening. Activities include: dance aerobics, aquatic exercise, weight training, jogging, walking, team sports, retirement adjustment, controlling weight, managing stress, improving nutrition and diet, improving self-esteem, stopping smoking, controlling smoking, controlling blood pressure, and modifying cholesterol. Equipment and facilities include: gymnasium, free-weight training area, Nautilus weight training area, Olympic-size heated indoor pool with chair lift, aerobic training area, indoor walking area, outdoor FIT trail (walking path with workout stations), regulation quarter mile surfaced track, tennis courts, grassed playing field, supporting classrooms, showers and lockers.

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