School Overview

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College is a Public, 2-4 years college located in Huntsville, Alabama. Drake State ranked 20th in Community Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 825 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Associate's - Private Not-for-profit school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College is accredited by Council on Occupational Education.
Contact Information
Address3421 Meridian St N, Huntsville, AL 35811
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School Category
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Private Not-for-profit
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

Admission Information

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information.
Open Admission Policy

Tuition & Fees

Drake State's 2022 tuition & fees is $4,830 for Alabama residents and $8,520 for out-of-students.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$4,830$8,520
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 825 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 194 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students825
Undergraduate Students825
Online Enrollment194

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs35 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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