Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$8,010
Average Salary in 10 Years
$32,000

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Lurleen B Wallace Community College is located in Andalusia, Alabama. It is a small public school part of the Alabama Community College System system and offers undergrad programs. It has 1,838 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Health Professions and Related Programs, Precision Production, Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, and Personal and Culinary Services. 35% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $25,500.

Map


About


🗺 1000 Dannelly Boulevard
Andalusia, Alabama 36420
State Alabama
🌐www.lbwcc.edu

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
35%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
37%
Women Graduation Rate
33%

Cost


Can you afford to attend Lurleen B Wallace Community College?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$8,004
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$8,010
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
How much debt will you graduate with?
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Lurleen B Wallace Community College you can visit www.lbwcc.edu/financial-aid.

Lurleen B Wallace Community College Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $8,010
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $4,440
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Lurleen B Wallace Community College?

Lurleen B Wallace Community College students, on average, make $32,000 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 6% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.8%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Lurleen B Wallace Community College.
Median Earnings of Students from Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Lurleen B Wallace Community College? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
4.0x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Lurleen B Wallace Community College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
3.3x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Lurleen B Wallace Community College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Lurleen B Wallace Community College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
17
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Lurleen B Wallace Community College?
No
Highest degree: Associate's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
1,838
Total Students
1,838
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
27%
Students over 25
19%
Student Median Household Income
$37,074
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
57%
of undergraduates
Men
43%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
Slightly More Women

Lurleen B Wallace Community College has slightly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 75 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 133 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Where are Students from?
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Lurleen B Wallace Community College study?
Lurleen B Wallace Community College Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Lurleen B Wallace Community College are:

  1. Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
  2. Health Professions and Related Programs
  3. Precision Production
  4. Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
  5. Personal and Culinary Services
Approximately 90% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Lurleen B Wallace Community College?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
66%
Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate
59%
Students Who Transfer Out of Lurleen B Wallace Community College
19%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Lurleen B Wallace Community College has a retention rate of 66% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
89
5% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Low

Lurleen B Wallace Community College has around 89 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 5% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Lurleen B Wallace Community College as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Andalusia, Alabama


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
927
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
56
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Alabama


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Alabama tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 34% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 62% voted for the Republican party, and 2% voted for neither.

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