Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Andalusia, AL 36420
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Lurleen B Wallace Community College is one of the twenty-five public 2-year colleges in Alabama. The campus is located in a rural area, in Andalusia.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,838 students attend the school. Every year 35% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,570, and fees were $870. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,140 and $870 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students1,838
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate66%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 4 31
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1 34
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 77%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/2003 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
02/26/2009 - Current

Admission

100%

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, 93% of Lurleen B Wallace 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 72% $4,672
Other Federal Grant 8% $547
State Grant & Scholarships 8% $2,313
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 36% $3,152
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans 1% $5,349

$7,805

Average Net Price
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$7,941
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

1,838

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,050

Women

788

Men

52%

Full-time

48%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
73%
Black/African American
21%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing.

Lurleen B Wallace Community College
1000 Dannelly Blvd.
Andalusia, AL 36420
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