Central Alabama Community College
Alexander City, AL 35010
Central Alabama Community College is one of the 25 public 2-year colleges in Alabama. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Alexander City. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 28% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Central Alabama Community College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,570, and fees were $870. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,140 and $870 respectively.
|Campus LocaleDistant Town|
|Student to Faculty Ratio20:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
Central Alabama Community College offers affordable & quality nursing programs in the division of nursing and allied health.
The associate degree’s nursing program is accredited by NLNAC. In addition, both LPN and ADN programs are approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing.
The college has several admission practises that apply to different programs. The practical nursing program admits students during the summer term only. The practical nursing students can attend classes on either Childersburg or Alexander City Campus. . February 1 is the deadline for application to be considered. Those accepted to study the Associate Degree in Nursing are admitted in fall term on the CB campus. Note that April 1 is the deadline for applications to this program. For students applying to the Mobility program, the deadline is October 1.
Requirements for admission
To be eligible for admission to a program, certain requirements are mandatory. Some of them are
- Official TEAS V Score
- Compass/ACT Scores
- Transcripts from any accredited colleges you attended
- Transcript from your High School or GED Score
- Copy of Current CPR certificate – Healthcare Provider level
The above list is not exhaustive, interested applicants are required to familiarize themselves with all admission requirements before applying. Secondly, applicants must be willing to submit to a criminal background check and also undergo a drug screening test. Remember, the TEAS are used to determine a student’s readiness to undertake the program. Students should treat the exam with extra seriousness since the score is used to calculate the points for admission.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||1||38|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Central Alabama Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Central Alabama Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1969 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
08/01/1997 - 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||$119|
|In State Students||$119|
|Out of State Students||$238|
|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, 85% of Central Alabama Community 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||2%||$1,348|
|State Grant & Scholarships||5%||$513|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||26%||$5,104|
|Federal Student Loans||24%||$3,686|
$4,613Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$4,918|
|$30,001 to $48,000$4,859|
|$48,001 to $75,000$6,838|
|$75,001 to $110,000$8,631|
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The School of Nursing at UAB several scholarship programs. The School's scholarship portfolio consists of 59 scholarships.
Applicants must be pursuing graduate nursing degrees from the University of South Alabama.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing.