Coastal Alabama Community College
Bay Minette, AL 36507
Coastal Alabama is a member of Alabama Community College System which consistents of twenty-three higher education and career development institutions. Coastal Alabama community college is formed through the consolidation of Alabama Southern Community College, Faulkner State Community College, and Jefferson Davis Community College at the end of 2016.
The institution offers various nursing programs including LPN, ADN and mobility programs such as LPN-to-ADN and paramedic-to-ADN in the following campuses: Bay Minette, Fairhope, Brewton, Atmore, Monroeville, and Thomasville.
Admission into Coastal Alabama nursing programs is based upon point based system which takes ACT and nursing prerequisites GPA into consideration.
|Campus LocaleTown: Distant|
|Student to Faculty Ratio26:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Licensed Practical Nursing program is designed to produce graduates who are caring, knowledgeable and competitive in the job market. The college ensures this by having suitably qualified instructors, modern laboratories and clinical experiences. The FSCC licensed nursing program is accredited by the NLNAC. After successfully graduating, students may apply to take the NCLEX-PN.
The LPN program is offered as a full time day program. Students are supposed to complete the 50 credit hours in 3 semesters as per the schedule. Both general and nursing knowledge is imparted on the students to increase their technical skills required in the nursing profession.
Core courses in the curriculum include the Fundamentals of Nursing, Pharmacology, Adult Nursing, Maternal and Child Nursing, Psychosocial Nursing and Role transition. The program starts at the fall semester and is offered at Fairhope campus. The deadline for application to the program is June 1.
The Nursing program is highly competitive. Prospective students must apply to be considered for admission. Similarly, prior to application, a student must have passed the TEAS V examination. Students are highly advised to seek the services of a nursing advisor who will advise them accordingly on matters related to our LPN program.
The college offers review to students prior to taking the NCLEX exams. The review ensures students are adequately prepared for the examination.
LPN to ADN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Coastal Alabama Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
NCLEX-PN Passrate History
NCLEX-PN passrate history of Coastal Alabama Community College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||19|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||71|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Coastal Alabama Community College
Bishop State Community College
19.74 miles away
Radford M Locklin Technical Center
42.72 miles away
Alabama Southern Community College
51.49 miles away
Reid State Technical College
63.92 miles away
Okaloosa Technical College
74.09 miles away
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
81.06 miles away
Lurleen B Wallace Community College
84.95 miles away
Emerald Coast Technical College
98.29 miles away
Jones County Junior College
98.35 miles away
Pearl River Community College
104.68 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
07/01/1970 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
10/01/2006 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
10/01/2006 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$7,959Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$6,657|
|30k to 48k$7,374|
|48k to 75k$9,611|
|75k to 110k$10,691|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
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