Jefferson Davis Community College: Review & Facts

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Jefferson Davis Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,100 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1965 and is the only college located in Brewton, Alabama.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Jefferson Davis Community College.

Jefferson Davis Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Welding, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
48%
Bad
It is important 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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Jefferson Davis Community College is very low at 48% (way below Alabama average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Jefferson Davis Community College is very low - 24%. Approximately 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at JDCC is decent -- 17:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,500
Low
Average tuition costs are low, about $6,900 annually. The additional fees at JDCC not covered by tuition are roughly $600; this comes to a total of $7,500 a year.

Read the details about Jefferson Davis Community 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 and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Jefferson Davis Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (251) 867-4832 or check Jefferson Davis Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Low
Jefferson Davis Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at JDCC, 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
C
Unsafe
Jefferson Davis Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: about $3,000 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Jefferson Davis Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Jefferson Davis Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Jefferson Davis Community College, 220 Alco Dr, Brewton, Alabama 36426, USA
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