Gadsden State Community College
Gadsden, AL 35903
Located in Gadsden, Alabama, Gadsden State Community College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
Gadsden State Community College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Gadsden State Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,808 and fees $456. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,616 and $456 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio18:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
LPN to ADN
Gadsen State Community College offers practical nursing program at the Valley Street Campus, the Gadsden State Cherokee and at the McClellan Center. The Valley Street Campus admission starts in the fall and in the spring semesters. For the McClellan centre and Gadsden State Cherokee, admission is in the fall.
Admission to the practical nursing program is very competitive. Applicants must meet the general admission requirement of the college. Additionally minimum 2.5 grade point average and official score on Test of Essential Academic Skills Version, TEAS V are other key requirements.
The curriculum offered to students of practical nursing program is tailored to teach them both general and nursing skills. A total of 49 hours are required for completion of the program.
The courses taught include:
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Fundamentals of Nursing
- Health Assessment
- Introduction to Pharmacology
- Adult Nursing
- Maternal & Child Nursing
- Adult & Child Nursing
- Psychosocial Nursing
- Role Transition for the Practical Nurse
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||11|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||54|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||83|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Gadsden State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Gadsden State Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Gadsden State Community College
Snead State Community College
17.69 miles away
Northeast Alabama Community College
38.49 miles away
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville
45.58 miles away
Jefferson State Community College
47.29 miles away
Georgia Northwestern Technical College
49.55 miles away
West Georgia Technical College
50.74 miles away
J F Drake State Community and Technical College
63.28 miles away
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus
63.68 miles away
Southern Union State Community College
64.28 miles away
John C Calhoun State Community College
71.23 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/2003 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1984 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
10/01/2011 - Current
$4,235Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$3,481|
|30k to 48k$4,437|
|48k to 75k$5,977|
|75k to 110k$6,381|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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|Academic Year||In State||Out of State|
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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 (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing