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Bishop State Community College
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  • 2 Year
  • MOBILE, AL

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Report Card

grade C minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Professors
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Safety
    grade B+
  5. Student Life
    grade D minus
  6. Location
    grade C+

About

351 NORTH BROAD STREET
MOBILE, AL 36603
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division I
Athletic Conference
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From Bishop State Community College

Bishop State Community College is a comprehensive learning institution that equips students and the community with skills, knowledge, and the ability to achieve real-world success.

The College consists of four city campuses, dedicated to serving the residents of Mobile and Washington counties in southwest Alabama. The College is part of the Alabama Community College System, the state-supported network of two-year community, junior, and technical colleges that serves the residents of Alabama. Bishop State offers university transfer programs for students wanting to continue their education at a four-year school, or for those who seek to start careers right away, the College's one and two-year career programs can put students on the fast track to rewarding jobs.

It is the College’s mission to provide its students with a quality and affordable education that equips them with the skills and knowledge needed to successfully enter the workforce and thrive.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
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Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
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ACT Range
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Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
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Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$4,868 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,704 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
68%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 19 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 22 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 22 responses

Majors

Dual Enrollment at Bishop State

Dual Enrollment is an exciting program for eligible high school students to receive college credit while satisfying requirements for their high school diploma for FREE. Students are able to save time and gain a jumpstart on their college education and career. Classes are conducted on the various campuses of Bishop State or at students' high schools.

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    34%
  • On Campus
    35%
  • Online
    31%

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Students

Full-Time Enrollment
755 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,421
Undergrads Over 25
31%
Pell Grant
74%
Varsity Athletes
11%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 4 responses
  • Na
    25%
  • Outgoing
    25%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$22,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
26%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
84%
National
83%

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