South College-Asheville: Narrative Description

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1567 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806
Tel: (828)252-2486; Admissions: (828)252-2486; Web Site:

Description: Proprietary, 2-year, specialized, coed. Awards certificates and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1905. Setting: 8-acre urban campus. Educational spending 2002-03: $2205 per student. Total enrollment: 112. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 9:1. 19 applied, 100% were admitted. Full-time: 88 students, 85% women, 15% men. Part-time: 24 students, 92% women, 8% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 0% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 15% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 64% 25 or older. Core. Independent study, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, CPAt. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $40. Tuition: $9900 full-time, $260 per credit hour part-time. Part-time tuition varies according to course load.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Social organizations: 3 open to all. Most popular organizations: C-Med, C-Cap, C-Com. Campus security: night security. College housing not available. Hilde V. Kopf with 4,550 books and 37 serials. Operations spending 2002-03: $55,376. 28 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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