J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College: Ranking & Review

United States

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)752371381

355 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

47 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,570$7,140
Fees for full-time undergraduates$840$840
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$119$238

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields6060
Health Professions and Related Programs5656
Personal and Culinary Services4747
Precision Production3939
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2020
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1111
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians55
Construction Trades55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
Grand Total247247

A total of 247 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College.

Graduation rate14%12%17%
  • Full-time retention rate - 40%
  • Part-time retention rate - 30%

General info

Alternative namesDrake State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff100
Instructional FTE40
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.drakestate.edu
Address3421 Meridian St N
Huntsville, Alabama, 35811
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population180,000