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George C. Wallace State Community College at Selma

Selma, AL

At A Glance

Main Address

3000 Earl Goodwin Pkwy

Selma, AL 36703-2867

www.wccs.edu

Admission Office

PO Box 2530

Selma, AL 36702-2530

(334) 876-9295

Fax : (334) 876-9300

info@wccs.edu

Contact : Lonzy Clifton

Director of Admissions and Records

Type of School

Small

Public

community college

technical college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 3146

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,529

In-State Tuition : $5,070.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $9,000.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large Town (10-50k)

Rural

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : Jun 30

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Jul 11

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General A C
Business Administration and Management, General A

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C

Construction Trades
Electrician A C
Mason/Masonry C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training C
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide C
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician A C

Personal & Culinary Services
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General C

Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Extended Class Availability

Distance Learning

Computer Services

200 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Student web hosting available

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Geographic Location : 50 miles from Montgomery, 90 miles from Birmingham.

Large Town

Rural

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,529

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 1,529

Graduate enrollment : --

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Patriots

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intramural

Intercollegiate

Scholarship

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Financial aid counseling

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Cheerleading

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Volleyball

Women's Scholarship

Women's Intramural

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Generic/mobility (RN) nursing candidates need 20 ACT. Practical (LPN) nursing candidates need 18 ACT, or 41 on the Nursing Entrance Test.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: Three or more semester hours of credit for the Advanced Placement Test will be given for a minimum score of three or higher on the subject tests. A maximum of 15 credit hours may be accepted through the AP Program for credit hours at the institution. Students are responsible for having their scores sent to WCCS Office of Admission and Records.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

47

--

Biology

50

--

College Algebra

50

--

History of United States I

47

--

History of United States II

47

--

Introductory Psychology

47

--

Introductory Sociology

50

--

Principles of Macroeconomics

47

--

Principles of Microeconomics

47

--

Western Civilization I

47

--

Western Civilization II

47

--

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% Applied for need-based aid : 100.0%

% Judged to have need : 100.0%

% that were offered aid : 100.0%

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $5,392,513.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Jul 11

Regular Financial Aid Deadline : Jun 30

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Anessa Kidd

Financial aid office phone : (334) 876-9286

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $131.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $262.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Athletics

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$5,070.00

$5,070.00

$5,070.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$9,000.00

$9,000.00

$9,000.00

Room only:

--

$2,000.00

--

Books and supplies:

$825.00

$825.00

$825.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

--

$1,000.00

Transportation expenses:

--

--

$600.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$5,895.00

$7,895.00

$7,495.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$9,825.00

$11,825.00

$11,425.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 1.5

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

College Transcript(s)

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $9,000.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $2,000.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $262.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser