Coastal Alabama Community College - Monroeville

Monroeville, AL 36460
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Coastal Alabama Community College - Monroeville is one of the twenty-five public 2-year colleges in Alabama. The campus is located in a rural area, in Monroeville.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 982 students attend the school. Every year 37% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Coastal Alabama Community College - Monroeville's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,510, and fees were $870. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,020 and $870 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students982
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate54%

Nursing Programs

At Alabama Southern, the nursing program is taught by qualified instructors in state of the art laboratories. Individual attention and assistance is guaranteed. The college has an approval from the Alabama Board of Nursing and accreditation from the NALAC for it’s AND program.

The programs at the Alabama southern are tailor made to suit individuals with different qualifications. The LPN program course work is designed to be covered in one year. Courses taken include Fundamentals of Nursing, Pharmacology, Anatomy and Physiology, Mental health, Health assessment, Pediatric and Adult Nursing among others. A mobility program is also offered for LPN to RN.

Application Requirements

The deadline for application to the PN program is March 1st to get admitted  the following fall semester and November 1st for the following spring semester. The application for students wishing to pursue the ADN program, the deadline is March 1st. For upward mobility track 1 the deadline is 1 November and 1st March for track 2. Other requirements are that an applicant must have passed the TEAS V prior to application, Minimum of 2.50 GPA based on the last 24 credit hours, among other requirements.

All applicants must be willing to submit to a drug screen test and also criminal background check. Interested parties are advised to check the specific academic prerequisites for each program before application.

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 11
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 25
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 89.9%
  • NCLEX-RN: 87.9%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1992 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
04/01/2007 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$117/credit
In State Students$117/credit
Out of State Students$234/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $5,265 $5,265 $10,530
ADN 70 $8,190 $8,190 $16,380
BSN 125 $14,625 $14,625 $29,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 89% of Coastal Alabama Community College - Monroeville's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 63% $5,304
Other Federal Grant 7% $610
State Grant & Scholarships 5% $4,888
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 43% $4,997
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$3,569
$30,001 to $48,000$4,106
$48,001 to $75,000$4,710
$75,001 to $110,000$5,736
Over $110,000--

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing.
Coastal Alabama Community College - Monroeville
2800 South Alabama Avenue
Monroeville, AL 36460

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