Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420)

1000 Dannelly Blvd.
Andalusia, AL 36420-1418
Tel: (334)222-6591
School Highlights
  • Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) serves 1,599 students (63% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) is one of 2 community colleges within Covington County, AL.
  • The nearest community college is Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) (13.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420)(AL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty73 staff73 staff
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,599 has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,599 students1,756 students
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:128:1
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,010 students1,004 students
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students589 students752 students
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Enrollment Breakdown AL All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) American Indian/Alaskan (2013-2016)
% Asian
1%
1%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Asian (2009-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
2%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
17%
24%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Black (2007-2016)
% White
80%
61%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) White (2007-2016)
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups 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.0.330.56
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
19%
17%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,300$29,700
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,230 is less than the state average of $5,427. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,620 is less than the state average of $8,152. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,230$5,427
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$7,620$8,152
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%94%
Lurleen B Wallace Community College (Andalusia - 36420) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates-$11,500
Median Debt for Dropouts-$6,002
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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    For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,427 per year for in-state students and $8,152 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,713 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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