Trenholm State Community College

Montgomery, AL 36108

H Councill Trenholm State Community College is one of the 25 public 2-year colleges in Alabama. Its campus is small in size and located in Montgomery. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 29% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

H Councill Trenholm State Community College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,570, and fees were $780. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,140 and $780 respectively.


Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs Offered

The LPN program is approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing and graduates who successfully complete the program may apply to take the NCLEX-PN. It also has got accreditation from NLNAC.

The program exposes students to clinical experiences at area hospitals and health care agencies. The practical lessons include adult health, maternal health, child health, orthopaedics and geriatrics.

The program is estimated to run for 3 terms which is an equivalent of 46 credit hours. Admission to the college is usually done at the start of each term: in the fall (August), spring in January or the summer in May.

The aim of the practical nursing program is two fold. The first being to ensure that students acquire necessary skills and knowledge. The other is to adequately prepare graduates take and pass the National Licensure Examination.

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 16
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 89.9%

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The following schools are located within 200 miles radius of Trenholm State Community College

Wallace Community College - Selma
39.63 miles away
Central Alabama Community College
45.93 miles away
Southern Union State Community College - Opelika
60.88 miles away
Central Alabama Community College
63.71 miles away
Southern Union State Community College
69.95 miles away
Lurleen B Wallace Community College
71.21 miles away
Reid State Technical College
71.43 miles away
Lurleen B Wallace Community College - MacArthur
72.12 miles away
Chattahoochee Valley Community College
76.63 miles away
Columbus Technical College
80.26 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
06/20/2013 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
06/01/1982 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$119/credit
In State Students$119/credit
Out of State Students$238/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $5,355 $5,355 $10,710
ADN 70 $8,330 $8,330 $16,660
BSN 125 $14,875 $14,875 $29,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 83% of Trenholm State Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 66% $4,215
Other Federal Grant 9% $2,195
State Grant & Scholarships 3% $815
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 28% $2,282
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,937
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

University of Alabama School of Nursing Scholarships

The School of Nursing at UAB several scholarship programs. The School's scholarship portfolio consists of 59 scholarships. 

Nursing Scholarships for Graduate Students

Applicants must be pursuing graduate nursing degrees from the University of South Alabama.

Strategic Partners for Academic Navigation Scholarships

Applicants must have earned an associates degree from one of the following community colleges: Lurleen B. Wallace Community College, Southern Union State Community College, Trenholm State ...

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing.

Trenholm State Community College
1225 Air Base Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36108

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