Bevill State Community College

Health Sciences Division

Nursing Programs

Approved and accredited by both Alabama Board of Nursing and the NLNAC, Bevill State Community College offers the following LPN and ADN programs.

The college admits students to LPN certificate program as well as mobility program: LPN to RN. Application for the program, which begins in spring, should be submitted by September 1st. LPN program at BSCC is very competitive and attaining the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. The program is conducted in 3-4 semesters, a total of 1680 contact hours (72 credit hours). Classes, lab, or clinical experience may sometimes be conducted during weekends or evenings.

The curriculum at BSCC is very dynamic. Students are taught both general education courses and nursing courses. The aim is to impart academic and professional skills that are valuable to a health practitioner. The nursing process, critical thinking, safety, ethical-legal issues are some core courses taught.

Admission Requirements

At BSCC, admission to different programs is competitive. Some of the mandatory requirements to be eligible for admission are; an applicant must have passed the TEAS V prior to applying. Similarly BSCC is obliged to conduct a criminal background check. Student must also submit to drug and alcohol screening.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 95.2%
Average number of students tested annually: 78
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Bevill State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 88 90.9 90.26
2011 95 94.7 88.43
2010 51 100 85.21
2009 55 96.4 89.47
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 88.57%
Average number of students tested annually: 158
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Bevill State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 128 94.5 90.26
2011 147 91.8 88.43
2010 199 79.4 85.21
2009 211 82 89.47
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 88.57%
Average number of students tested annually: 158
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Bevill State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 128 94.5 90.26
2011 147 91.8 88.43
2010 199 79.4 85.21
2009 211 82 89.47
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1994 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CLNUR) - Clinical Doctorate
ACEN
06/01/1995 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
01/01/1988 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate60%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$7,379

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,261
30k to 48k$7,526
48k to 75k$8,156
75k to 110k$7,777
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Financial Aid & Loan

77%

Recipients

$4,281

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

50%

Recipients

$3,840

Average Amount

Pell grants

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

3,806

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,273

Women

1,533

Men

45%

Full-time

55%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
81%
Black/African American
14%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Bevill State Community College
1411 Indiana Avenue
Jasper, AL 35501
(205) 387-0511
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