J F Drake State Technical College

Huntsville, AL
University Website: www.drakestate.edu
Apply Online: www.drakestate.edu
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J. F. Drake State Technical College is a community college in Huntsville, Alabama. As of the Fall 2010 semester, Drake State has an enrollment of 1,258 students. The college was founded in 1961 as the Huntsville State Vocational Technical College. In 1966, the school was renamed J. F. Drake State Technical Trade School in honor of Joseph Fanning Drake, a long-serving president of Alabama A&M University. After desegregating in 1967, the school took its current name in 1973. In addition to its main campus near Alabama A&M, Drake State offers instruction in the historic Times Building downtown.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $5,136.00 avg tuition

3421 Meridian St N
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 539-8161

Apply online Admissions:
www.drakestate.edu/admissions.aspx
Financial Aid:
www.drakestate.edu/admissions/fin..

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Precision Production
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J F Drake State Technical College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 46%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

J F Drake State Technical College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,568.00 $2,568.00 $5,136.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $576.00 $576.00 $576.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $107.00 $107.00 $214.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $4,725.00 $2,500.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $2,500.00 $2,500.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,800.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 94%
Percent receiving grant aid 93%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,855.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 0%
Avg amount of student loan aid

J F Drake State Technical College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician X
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Tool and Die Technology/Technician X

Scholarships for Students in Alabama

Name Amount Deadline
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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