Coastal Alabama Community College

Bay Minette, AL 36507

Located in Bay Minette, Alabama, James H Faulkner State Community College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

The institution is part of Alabama Community College System that operates 10 campuses in Monroeville, Jasper, Mobile, Alexander City, Phenix City, Gadsden, Dothan, Hanceville, Selma, Montgomery.

James H Faulkner 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).

James H Faulkner State Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $3,510 and fees $870. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,020 and $870 respectively.

College Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio-
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate-

Available Nursing Programs

LPN (2016 NCLEX passrate: 100%)

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.

Admission Requirments

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.

ADN (2016 NCLEX passrate: 97.8%)
LPN to ADN (2012 NCLEX passrate: 100%)

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
Jefferson Davis Community College
44.56 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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1970 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
10/01/2006 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
10/01/2006 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$7,959

Average 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
Over 110k$10,839
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Financial Aid & Loan

65%

Recipients

$5,064

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

44%

Recipients

$4,393

Average Amount

Pell grants

48%

Recipients

$5,383

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Student Population

4,781

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,975

Women

1,806

Men

53%

Full-time

47%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
72%
Black/African American
19%
Hispanic
3%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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.


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing
Coastal Alabama Community College
1900 US Hwy 31 S
Bay Minette, AL 36507
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