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Southern Union State Community College

Wadley, AL

At A Glance

Main Address

750 Roberts St

Wadley, AL 36276-3133

www.suscc.edu

Admission Office

750 Roberts Street

PO Box 1000

Wadley, AL 36276

(256) 395-2211

Fax : (256) 395-2215

cstringfellow@suscc.edu

Contact : Catherine Stringfellow

Registrar

Type of School

Public

community college

technical college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 1728

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 4,631

In-State Tuition : $4,860.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $8,850.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Small City (50-250k)

Suburban

Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

Additional campuses in Opelika and Valley.

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 : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Apr 1

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

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 50.0%
Health Professions : 31.0%
Business/Marketing : 6.0%
Interdisciplinary Studies : 5.0%

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/Commerce, General A C

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

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

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) A C
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician A
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant C
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training C
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage C
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder A
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist A
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist C
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Surgical Technology/Technologist C

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

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician A C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician C
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician A C
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician A C
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician A C

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General A

Personal & Culinary Services
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General A C

Precision Production
Cabinetmaking and Millwork C
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant A C
Upholstery/Upholsterer C
Welding Technology/Welder A C

Security & Protective Services
Fire Services Administration 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

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Extended Class Availability

Distance Learning

Computer Services

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Geographic Location : 90 miles from Atlanta, 90 miles from Birmingham.

Small City

Suburban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 4,631

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : --

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

In state students : 80.0%

Out of state students : 20.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Southerner

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 2.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 4.0%

Housing Options

Men's Housing

Wellness Housing (alcohol/drug/smoke-free)

Women's Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $200.00

Housing deposit is refundable in full if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Bison

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Scholarship

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Financial aid counseling

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Pre-admission summer program

Study skills assistance

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

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

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Cheerleading

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

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

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Criteria for some health sciences programs include test scores.

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.


Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Apr 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Melissa Todd

Financial aid office phone : (256) 395-2215

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): $133.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $266.00

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

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Alumni Affiliation

Art

Athletics

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$4,860.00

$4,860.00

$4,860.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$8,850.00

$8,850.00

$8,850.00

Room only:

--

$1,800.00

$800.00

Books and supplies:

$400.00

$400.00

$400.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$1,100.00

--

$600.00

Transportation expenses:

$600.00

--

$600.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$6,960.00

$7,060.00

$7,260.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$10,950.00

$11,050.00

$11,250.00

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

Cheerleading

Available

Available

Softball

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

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

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)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $8,850.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $1,800.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $266.00

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