Wallace Community College is One of the Best Community Colleges in the U.S.

Wallace Community College is one of the best community colleges in the U.S.

Dothan is home to more than the National Peanut Festival. The Circle City can also claim a top community college! Wallace Community College is one of the best community colleges in the U.S. according to 24/7 Wall St.

Best of the Best

High school graduates are now looking more seriously at two-year colleges as the price of typical four-year universities continues to rise. However, not all community colleges are the same. That’s why 24/7 Wall St. decided to look at data compiled by school data platform Niche.

Aspects that were reviewed include academics, finance, value, student life, professors and admissions. Upon thorough review, the top 34 community colleges across the county have been named!

Wallace Community College is one of the best community colleges in the U.S. coming in at 29th overall. Plus, Wallace Community College also has the distinction of being one of the 10 least expensive two-year schools to make the cut!

What Makes WCC Top-Notch

Do you know what made Wallace Community College stand out among the competition? The professors!

According to a Niche survey, 94 percent of the students stated the professors put a great deal of effort into teaching. Seventy-eight percent also said they find the course workload manageable.

More About Wallace Community College

Wallace Community College in Dothan has a current enrollment of 4,478 students. The average net price is $2,347. Programs and degrees cover a wide range of specialties from career technical programs to health care.

In fact, another interesting similarity among the top 34 community colleges is they all present more degrees in health care than any other field. Health care degrees awarded from Wallace include associate degrees in nursing, medication assistance, dental assistance, physical therapy assistance, practical nursing and professional medical coding.

Examples of the career technical programs are industrial welding, criminal justice, air conditioning and refrigeration and automotive technology. For more on the programs and training available, click here.

Summary

Wallace Community College is one of the best community colleges in the U.S. for many reasons! From academics to affordability, it’s a good value.

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