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Jefferson Davis Community College

Jefferson Davis Community College is an Associate's college with 1091 students located in Brewton, AL.

Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions


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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 1,091
Gender 42% Male / 58% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 57% Full Time / 43% Part Time
Geography 92% In State / 8% Out of State / % International
Socio-Economic Diversity 49% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 56%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Ethnicity Unknown 8%
Black or African American 28%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 4%


Campus housing is available for undergraduates. Housing deposit : $150.00. Housing deposit is partially refunded if student does not enroll.. Freshman allowed to have car. No pets.

6% of students live on-campus.

  • Coed Dorms
  • Housing Offered
  • Wellness Housing


Student Publications: The Warhawk Word

  • Government or Political Activity
  • Student Newspaper
  • Campus Ministries

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: remedial instruction tutoring learning center study skills assistance
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries wireless network available dorms wired for high speed internet connections
  • Counseling Services: career counseling adult (re-entering) student services/programs veteran's counselor chaplain/spiritual director economically disadvantaged students services financial aid counseling personal counseling
  • Facilities: museum, golf course, telecommunications center
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility partial services for students with learning disabilities services and/or facilities for visually impaired
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): cooperative education english as a second language (esl) dual enrollment of high school students honors program independent study
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (49%), General Studies (40%), Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (8%), Drafting and Design Technology/Technician (1%), Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science (0%)

Majors Offered


An undifferentiated program that includes instruction in the general arts, general science, or unstructured studies.

Job Opportunities:

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.

A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs.

Job Opportunities:

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.


A program that generally prepares individuals to perform the duties of administrative assistants and/or secretaries and stenographers. Includes instruction in business communications, principles of business law, word processing and data entry, office machines operation and maintenance, office procedures, public relations, secretarial accounting, filing systems and records management, and report preparation.

Job Opportunities:

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants
Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff.
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive
Perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondence, scheduling appointments, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files, or providing information to callers.


A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.


A program that prepares individuals to generally apply technical skills to create working drawings and computer simulations for a variety of applications. Includes instruction in specification interpretation, dimensioning techniques, drafting calculations, material estimation, technical communications, computer applications, and interpersonal communications.

Job Opportunities:

Architectural and Civil Drafters
Prepare detailed drawings of architectural and structural features of buildings or drawings and topographical relief maps used in civil engineering projects, such as highways, bridges, and public works. Use knowledge of building materials, engineering practices, and mathematics to complete drawings.
Electrical and Electronics Drafters
Prepare wiring diagrams, circuit board assembly diagrams, and layout drawings used for the manufacture, installation, or repair of electrical equipment.
Mechanical Drafters
Prepare detailed working diagrams of machinery and mechanical devices, including dimensions, fastening methods, and other engineering information.
Drafters, All Other
All drafters not listed separately.

Administration & Faculty

President Dr. Daniel Bain
President Dr. Daniel A. Bain
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Full-time Faculty 35
Student : Faculty Ratio 17 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 45 : 54
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 71
Tenure Track Faculty 28




Selectivity Score: 22/100

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Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $4,108 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $3,648
$30K-$48K $4,129
$48K-$75K $4,473
$75K-$110K $3,599

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $3,330, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.


On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $3,330 Same as On-Campus
Fees $578 Same as On-Campus
Housing $5,777 $4,116
Books $1,600 $1,600
Total (before financial aid) $11,285 $9,624


On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $6,660 Same as On-Campus
Fees $578 Same as On-Campus
Housing $5,777 $4,116
Books $1,600 $1,600
Total (before financial aid) $14,615 $12,954

Students Receiving Aid

65% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 49% $4,471
Institutional Grants 30% $3,664
Other Federal Grants 9% $438
Other Loans 1% $402
Pell Grants 49% $4,394
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 3% $525
Student Loans 1% $402

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

2% of students graduated on time.

29% of students graduated in six years.

52% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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