Carl Albert State College: Review & Facts

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Carl Albert State College is a small two-year, public school with 2,280 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1933 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Poteau, Oklahoma.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Carl Albert State College.

Carl Albert State College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, Work and Family Studies, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
63%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Carl Albert State College student retention rate is relatively low at 63% (close to Oklahoma average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Carl Albert State College is very low - 25%. About 10% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Carl Albert State College is reasonable -- 24:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,300
Low
Average tuition pricing is low - $5,300 a year. The additional fees at Carl Albert State College not covered by tuition are nearly $1,000, which comes to a total of $6,300 per year.

Read the details about Carl Albert State College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your 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) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Carl Albert State College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (918) 647-1200 or check Carl Albert State College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,700
Low
Carl Albert State College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Carl Albert State College, 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.

Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Carl Albert State College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 300 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low: nearly $1,700 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Carl Albert State College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Carl Albert State College Location and Maps



Post Address: Carl Albert State College, 1507 S McKenna, Poteau, Oklahoma 74953-5208, USA
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