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/complete_application_online.aspx
Address:9500 Old Greensboro Rd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405-8522
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,810
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,567 (74% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,107
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,617
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:62%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,377

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Shelton State Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Construction Trades11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields12
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians61
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services41
Precision Production42
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total2314

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total3

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,107
Out-of-state$7,617
Books and supplies$1,800

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 aid43862%
Grant or scholarship aid43862%$4,377
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,56253%$4,065
Federal student loans00%$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.

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

Shelton State Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,810
Undergraduate enrollment4,810
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

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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