Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus

Tel: (205)428-6391
- students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus serves - students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus is one of 7 community colleges within Jefferson County, AL.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer (5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus 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 student population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
- 12%
% White
- 66%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
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. 1.00 0.45
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Jefferson County, AL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $8,806 per year for in-state students and $10,996 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,469 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Jefferson County, AL is 77%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, AL is Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.