Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus

1100 9th Ave Sw
Bessemer, AL 35022
Tel: (205)428-6391
Public institution
School Highlights
Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, AL.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer (5.00 miles away).

School Overview

Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus (AL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
% Unknown races
100%
9%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.56
Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus Diversity Score (2014-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Jefferson County, AL community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, AL is Herzing University-Birmingham. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.