Wallace Community College - Selma
Selma, AL 36703
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma is one of the 25 public 2-year colleges in Alabama. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Selma. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 22% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,570, and fees were $570. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,140 and $570 respectively.
|Campus LocaleDistant Town|
|Student to Faculty Ratio13:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The program gives opportunities to students who desire to join the nursing field. The aim is to provide adequate training to develop individual knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for entry level employment in practical nursing.
The practical nursing program is offered at Wallace and Sparks campuses. After graduating from the college, the LPN may make application for the NCLEX-PN exam. The LPN program takes a total duration of 3 semesters.The applications are accepted twice a year for entry in fall and spring semesters.
It is prudent that applicants check the specific requirements of the program of their interest (the college also provide other nursing programs, such as ADN). In addition to the above, other requirements to join the college include passing of the TEAS V exam before application. The programs are approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing and accredited by the NALAC
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||3|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
07/01/1974 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1982 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
05/01/1984 - 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/credit|
|In State Students||$119/credit|
|Out of State Students||$238/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, 93% of Wallace Community College - Selma'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||13%||$1,853|
|State Grant & Scholarships||10%||$3,813|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||10%||$4,291|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$8,450Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$8,229|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,432|
|$48,001 to $75,000$10,006|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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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.