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Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College, established in 1965 and also referred to by the abbreviation of the name, LBWCC, is a coeducational, public community college located in Andalusia, Alabama, United States. LBWCC offers associate degrees in the streams of arts, science and applied science.

The campus of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College has many student clubs and organizations, including Civitan Club, Forestry Club and Interclub Council.

The athletics teams fielded by Lurleen B. Wallace Community College participate in intercollegiate basketball, softball and baseball. The college has a state of the art gym named Seth Hammet Gymnasium, and a long walking trail, which help students stay at the peak of their fitness levels throughout the year.

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Contacting Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Lurleen B Wallace Community College
1000 Dannelly Blvd.
Andalusia , AL 36420-1418
General Phone: (334) 222-6591
http://www.lbwcc.edu

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts111liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Nursing and Emergency Medicine98EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Beauty and Cosmetology25cosmetology
Office and Administration19administrative assistant
Production Trades18upholsterer, welding
Mechanics and Repair14industrial electronics tech, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Therapy and Counseling12massage therapy
Family and Social Work9child care management
Engineering Technician9HVAC tech, drafting
Conservation and Resource Management7forest technology
Medical Support and Technology4surgical tech
Business and Management2accounting technology
Construction Trades0electrician
Computer Science and Engineering0computer and info science

Number of programs and degrees for Lurleen B Wallace Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year7014
Associate's degree19012
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years689

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lurleen B Wallace Community College had a total enrollment of 1,592 students (1,388 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 77%
Black 20%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 8%
18-19 35%
20-21 17%
22-24 10%
25-29 9%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Alabama99%
Florida1%

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 54 %
Part-Time 41 %

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Andalusia, Alabama for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Alabama Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,700
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,830
Books and supplies $ 622

Financial Aid:
Lurleen B Wallace Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 898800)

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Faculty

Lurleen B Wallace Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured1426
Non-tenured, but on tenure track38

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year17$55,98734$49,938
All faculty totalacademic year17$55,98734$49,938

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

SportMenWomenTotal
Total474895
Baseball212142
Basketball26026
All Other Sports02727

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Conservation And Resource Management
Forest Technology/Technician

Construction Trades
Electrician

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Upholstery/Upholsterer
Welding Technology/Welder

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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What Sets Lurleen B Wallace Community College Apart:

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% of degrees in beauty and cosmetology
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Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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