Allan Hancock College
Allan Hancock College (AHC) is a public two-year community college that is located in Santa Maria, California. This community college was established all the way back in 1920 and it has a very rich history. It has a very large campus that is 105 acres, ensuring that there is ample room for the over 13,000 students that are enrolled in the school. This is a college that is very renowned and it has received rewards in the past that recognize its excellence. In 2011, the school was ranked as one of the top five community colleges in California and was also in the top 120 community college list for the entirety of the US. The school has many different programs of study and it also has several popular athletics programs that help to add to the charm of the college.
|Campus LocaleMidsize City|
|Number of Students11,739|
|Student to Faculty Ratio23:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1952 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$46/credit|
|In State Students||$46/credit|
|Out of State Students||$234/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 84% of Allan Hancock College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||1%||$557|
|State Grant & Scholarships||78%||$1,917|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||1%||$635|
|Federal Student Loans||3%||$4,943|
$5,560Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$2,912|
|$30,001 to $48,000$3,478|
|$48,001 to $75,000$5,550|
|$75,001 to $110,000$7,592|
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- California State PTA Continuing Education Scholarship for School Nurses
- FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships
- Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarships
- Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship Program
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing Scholarship Program
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing.