Jefferson State Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2601 Carson Road

Birmingham, AL 35215-3098

(205) 856-7704

(800) 239-5900

Fax: (205) 856-6070



Contact: Lillian Owens

Director, Admissions & Retention
Main Address

2601 Carson Road

Birmingham, AL 35215-3098

(205) 853-1200

www.jeffstateonline.com
Size

Total undergrads: 7,944

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,336

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,404

Setting

Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for allied health programs. Students registering for 5 or more hours of credit must take ACT ASSET or ACT COMPASS prior to registration. Placement test exemptions given for students who have completed college level math or English courses, or students who have equivalent ACT scores.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A,C
Engineering Technology – General A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Veterinarian Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A,C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Services Administration A,C
Police Science A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Jefferson State Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(205) 853-1200
Website:www.jeffstateonline.com
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.jeffersonstate.edu/become-a-student/apply-now/
Address:2601 Carson Rd, Birmingham, AL 35215-3098
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,938
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,668 (63% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,440
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,950
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:74%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,402

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Jefferson State Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Jefferson State Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services74
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields42
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs26
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service42
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Personal and Culinary Services21
Grand total2420

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Jefferson State Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Personal and Culinary Services2
Grand total84

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Jefferson State Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,440
Out-of-state$7,950
Books and supplies$1,692

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid78874%
Grant or scholarship aid64160%$4,402
Student loan aid22621%$3,851

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,01145%$3,709
Federal student loans1,57418%$3,990

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Jefferson State Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Jefferson State Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Jefferson State Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,938
Undergraduate enrollment8,938
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Jefferson State Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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