Remington College-Mobile Campus: Narrative Description

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REMINGTON COLLEGE-MOBILE CAMPUS P-2

828 Downtowner Loop West
Mobile, AL 36609-5404
Tel: (251)343-8200
Free: 800-866-0850
Fax: (251)343-0577
Web Site: http://www.remingtoncollege.edu/

Description:

Proprietary, primarily 2-year, coed. Part of Education America. Awards diplomas, transfer associate, terminal associate, and bachelor's degrees. Setting: 5-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 454. 117 applied, 100% were admitted. Students come from 3 states and territories, 4% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 45% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 49% 25 or older. Retention: 90% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: computer/information sciences. Services for LD students, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Required: high school transcript, interview, Wonderlic aptitude test. Entrance: noncompetitive.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. Tuition: $11,430 full-time, $317.50 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $50 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to class time, course level, course load, degree level, location, program, reciprocity agreements, and student level. Tuition guaranteed not to increase for student's term of enrollment.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 2 open to all. Most popular organizations: Association of Information Technology Professionals, Instrumentation Technology Association. Major annual event: Career Fair. College housing not available.