Reid State Technical College
Reid State Technical College is one of the twenty-five public 2-year colleges in Alabama. The campus is located in a rural area, in Evergreen.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 392 students attend the school. Every year 27% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Reid State Technical College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,570, and fees were $930. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,140 and $930 respectively.
|Campus LocaleFringe Rural|
|Number of Students392|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
The LPN program provided by Reid State Technical College is structured to meet the demands of both full-time and part-time students. For the full time day program, the course duration is three semesters while the part time students take four semesters. The diploma program has the approval of the Alabama Board of Nursing. Students, who complete the program satisfactorily, become eligible to seat at NCLEX PN exam.
The program is offered at two sites. The main campus in Evergreen and an off campus site located in Atmore. In both campuses part time and full time classes are offred. The curriculum is also the same.
The aim of the practical nursing program is to impart requisite technical skills and knowledge to students to enable them gain employment as entry level licensed practical nurses.
To enable RSTC produce graduates who are competent academically and professionally, the course structure has the following to offer.
- Critical Thinking
- Cultural Diversity
- Roles of the Nurse
For full time students, enrolment is usually during fall and spring semesters during the first term while part time students can enrol in any semeter. Applicants are also subject to criminal background check and drug screening. Applying students must have completed the TEAS-V (The Test of Essential Academic Skills). The exams results are used to determine the cut off criteria for college admission.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||0||66|
Council on Occupational Education|
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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, 92% of Reid State Technical 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||12%||$1,175|
|State Grant & Scholarships||6%||$1,303|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||55%||$3,374|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$3,598Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$3,357|
|$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.