George C Wallace State Community College Dothan: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

George C Wallace State Community College Dothan is a medium two-year, public school with 4,585 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1947 and is the only college located in Dothan, Alabama.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan.

George C Wallace State Community College Dothan implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Medical Assistant, and Work and Family Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.

It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
48%
The student retention rate at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan is very low at 48% (way below Alabama average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan is low: 30%. Roughly 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan is reasonably decent - 19:1. Read more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,200
Average tuition prices are low - $6,600 a year. The additional fees at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan not covered by tuition are nearly $600, which totals $7,200 a year.

Read the details about George C Wallace State Community College Dothan additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
George C Wallace State Community College Dothan might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (334) 983-3521 or check George C Wallace State Community College Dothan Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
George C Wallace State Community College Dothan provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at George C Wallace State Community College Dothan.

Based on the college crime information, George C Wallace State Community College Dothan appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

George C Wallace State Community College Dothan Location and Maps



Post Address: George C Wallace State Community College Dothan, 1141 Wallace Drive, Dothan, Alabama 36303-9234, USA
Location Map - Street View:
George C Wallace State Community College Dothan Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
George C Wallace State Community College Dothan Location Map - City View

Learn More About George C Wallace State Community College Dothan

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Alabama Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Automotive and Mechanic
We reviewed 18 automotive and mechanic schools and colleges in Deatsville, Montgomery, Bay Minette, Huntsville, Evergreen, Tanner, Brewton, and 15 more cities. About 400 automotive and mechanic degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for automotive and mechanic programs in AL is roughly $6,200.

Computer Science
Our listing contains 53 computer science schools and colleges in Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Athens, Enterprise, and 29 more cities. Approximately 1,500 computer science diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for computer science programs in AL: $13,100.

Construction
Our listing contains 15 construction schools and colleges in Birmingham, Deatsville, Tuskegee, Bessemer, Selma, Gadsden, Brewton, and 11 other cities. About 200 construction degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for construction degree programs in AL is around $9,900.

Cosmetology
Learn more about 29 cosmetology schools and colleges in Mobile, Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Wadley, Dothan, Monroeville, and 19 other cities. Approximately 1,000 cosmetology diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for cosmetology programs in AL is approximately $7,600.

Criminal Justice
Read information about 32 criminal justice schools and colleges in Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Auburn, Huntsville, Selma, Fairfield, and 19 other cities. About 1,600 criminal justice diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for criminal justice degree programs in AL is approximately $13,600.

Electrical and Electronics
Learn more about 26 electrical and electronics schools and colleges in Mobile, Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Brewton, Jasper, Rainsville, Bessemer, and 20 more cities. Around 600 electrical and electronics degrees are granted each year. Average tuition cost for electrical and electronics degree programs in AL is around $8,400.

Engineering
Read about 39 engineering schools and colleges in Birmingham, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Huntsville, Deatsville, Bessemer, Jacksonville, and 23 more cities. About 3,000 engineering diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for engineering programs in AL is about $18,700.

General Studies
Our listing contains 46 general studies schools and colleges in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Marion, Huntsville, Selma, and 29 other cities. About 5,600 general studies diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for general studies degree programs in AL: $8,200.

HVAC
Learn about 17 hvac schools and colleges in Dothan, Muscle Shoals, Birmingham, Jasper, Gadsden, Tuscaloosa, Deatsville, and 14 other cities. About 400 hvac diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for hvac programs in AL is about $6,400.

Industrial Technologies
Read about 28 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Mobile, Birmingham, Dothan, Troy, Jacksonville, Rainsville, Andalusia, and 23 more cities. Approximately 1,700 industrial technologies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for industrial technologies degree programs in AL is about $7,100.

Installation and Repair
Read information about 21 installation and repair schools and colleges in Deatsville, Mobile, Tanner, Bay Minette, Huntsville, Evergreen, Muscle Shoals, and 18 other cities. Around 500 installation and repair degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for installation and repair programs in AL is roughly $6,400.

Interior Design
Detailed information about 11 interior design schools and colleges in Birmingham, Dothan, Muscle Shoals, Deatsville, Auburn, Wadley, Mobile, and 7 other cities. Approximately 200 interior design diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for interior design programs in AL is about $15,700.

Laboratory Assistance
Our directory contains 13 laboratory assistance schools and colleges in Birmingham, Hanceville, Brewton, Tanner, Jasper, Gadsden, Muscle Shoals, and 9 more cities. Around 200 laboratory assistance diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for laboratory assistance programs in AL is around $11,700.

Management
We list 61 management schools and colleges in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Selma, Athens, and 33 other cities. About 6,500 management diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for management programs in AL - $15,900.

Medical
Our listing contains 46 medical schools and colleges in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Dothan, Livingston, and 25 more cities. Approximately 3,500 medical degrees are granted each year. Average tuition charges for medical degree programs in AL is roughly $13,800.

Medical Assistant
Learn about 35 medical assistant schools and colleges in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Bay Minette, Hanceville, Tanner, and 19 other cities. About 2,900 medical assistant degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for medical assistant programs in AL - $10,300.

Nursing
We list 46 nursing schools and colleges in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, Bay Minette, Gadsden, and 26 other cities. About 6,100 nursing degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for nursing programs in AL is roughly $12,000.

Office and Clerical Services
Learn about 29 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Birmingham, Montgomery, Mobile, Hanceville, Rainsville, Alexander City, Enterprise, and 20 other cities. About 900 office and clerical services diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for office and clerical services degree programs in AL is approximately $6,700.

Physical Therapy
We list 11 physical therapy schools and colleges in Montgomery, Mobile, Birmingham, Hanceville, Dothan, Tanner, and Huntsville. Around 300 physical therapy degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for physical therapy degree programs in AL - $10,500.

Physics
We reviewed 13 physics schools and colleges in Birmingham, Dothan, Tuscaloosa, Montgomery, Huntsville, Troy, Mobile, and 9 more cities. Approximately 200 physics diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for physics programs in AL is roughly $17,600.

Radiology Technology
We list 8 radiology technology schools and colleges in Hanceville, Birmingham, Montgomery, Gadsden, Wadley, Mobile, Dothan, and Tanner. Approximately 300 radiology technology diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for radiology technology degree programs in AL is around $8,400.

Welding
Detailed information about 21 welding schools and colleges in Birmingham, Jasper, Tuscaloosa, Alexander City, Gadsden, Rainsville, Deatsville, and 18 more cities. Around 400 welding diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for welding degree programs in AL: $6,300.

Work and Family Studies
Read about 33 work and family studies schools and colleges in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa, Bay Minette, Fairfield, Montevallo, Tuskegee, Alexander City, and 26 more cities. Approximately 1,200 work and family studies diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for work and family studies programs in AL: $15,600.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges