Shelton State Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

9500 Old Greensboro Road

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522

(205) 391-2214

Fax: (205) 391-3910



Contact: Tommy Taylor

Dean of Student Services
Main Address

9500 Old Greensboro Road

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522

(205) 391-2211

www.sheltonstate.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,350

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

COMPASS test required of all first-time freshmen for placement unless students have taken ACT.


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architectural Technology A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art C
Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Web/Multimedia Management C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C
Electrician A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education C
Education – General A
Music Teacher Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management C
Institutional Food Production C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology C
Diesel Mechanics C
Industrial Electronics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C
Small Engine Mechanics/Repair C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration C

Personal & Culinary Services

Barbering C
Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training C
Food Prep/Professional Cooking C
Manicure/Nails C
Restaurant/Catering Management C

Precision Production Trades

Precision Production Trades – General A,C
Tool/Die Technology A,C
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Services Administration C
Police Science C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Construction/Earthmoving Equipment C
Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation 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.

Shelton State Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (205) 391-2211
Website: www.sheltonstate.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: www.sheltonstate.edu/admissions-financial-aid/becoming-a-student/
Address: 9500 Old Greensboro Rd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,201
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,356 (56% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,541
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,471
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 72%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,940

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Shelton State Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 53
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Construction Trades 31
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 42
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 64
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 82
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Personal and Culinary Services 92
Precision Production 53
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 21
Grand total 5022

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Shelton 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,541
Out-of-state $8,471
Books and supplies $2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 547 72%
Grant or scholarship aid 519 69% $5,940
Student loan aid 0 0% $0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,481 57% $4,903
Federal student loans 0 0% $0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Shelton 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 Shelton State Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Shelton State Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 4,201
Undergraduate enrollment 4,201
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Shelton 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

*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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