Alabama Southern Community College is now known as Coastal Alabama Community College. CACC is located in Monroeville, Alabama. It is a public two year institution formed in 1991 through the merger of Patrick Henry Junior College and Hobson State Technical School.
As a result the school operates two campuses located in Monroeville and Thomasville, as well as two learning centers in Gilbertown and Jackson. The Thomasville campus houses the Kathryn Tucker Windham Museum which is dedicated to the preservation of the works of the museum's namesake, who was dedicated to capturing folklore and culture of Alabama through literature and other means.
Individuals wishing to study at Alabama Southern Community College may choose between academic transfer and career development programs. Academic transfer is accomplished through the completion of a program that fulfills the requirements of the first two years of a four year education.
Many students continue to a four year university or state college to continue their studies and obtain a bachelor's degree. Career programs offer students an education and training in a field or industry with the purposes of entering the workforce as a capable professional upon completion. Programs take between one and two years to complete and result in a degree or certificate upon completion.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
Alabama Southern Community College is an open enrollment institution that admits any applicants that provide a completed application and pay all related fees. Students should provide transcripts and test scores if available and may be required to take a placement exam prior to registration.
Participation in orientation and meeting with a counselor are also encouraged. Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and scholarships which are awarded based on need a determined by the information provided by students on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,200. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $3,500-$4,100
- Out-of-State: $6,900-$8,280
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $120-$140 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $230-$280 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||91%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||91%||$5,746|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Alabama Southern Community College may provide services to students like those listed below:
- Distance learning
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Helping students find work after graduation
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 2007)
- See a list of all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in Alabama
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Alabama Southern Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Personal and Culinary Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Alabama Southern Community College.
- Lurleen B Wallace Community College in Andalusia, AL (45 miles away)
- George C Wallace State Community College - Selma in Selma, AL (68 miles away)
- Central Alabama Community College in Alexander City, AL (128 miles away)
- Snead State Community College in Boaz, AL (199 miles away)
- Georgia Highlands College in Rome, GA (222 miles away)