Northeast Alabama Community College
The Northeast Alabama Community College is a place that strives to provide students with an optimal learning environment. It was established in 1963 and has well over 3,000 students. The mission statement of this college is to provide accessible quality educational opportunities to the people of Alabama. Being able to offer education to the masses promotes economic growth and enhances the lives of everyone in the community. The school has been recognized for its commitment to excellence by being voted among the 150 best community colleges by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program. CNN/Money voted the college #15 in student success. It was also voted the 48th most affordable community college in the nation, making it a very viable option for all.
Northeast Alabama Community College has a commitment to providing top-tier nursing opportunities to their students. Many different nursing programs are offered and all of them are fully approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing. These are fully accredited programs under the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Their top-ranked LPN and LVN programs make them a very popular choice for prospective nursing students in Alabama.
|Campus LocaleDistant Rural|
|Number of Students2,736|
|Student to Faculty Ratio18:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1969 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1984 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
02/26/2009 - 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, 90% of Northeast Alabama Community College'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||6%||$590|
|State Grant & Scholarships||2%||$773|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||35%||$3,954|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$3,144Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$2,874|
|$30,001 to $48,000--|
|$48,001 to $75,000--|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing.