Birmingham Community Colleges

  • There are 4 community colleges in Birmingham, Alabama, serving 14,733 students.
  • Jefferson County, AL community colleges have a diversity score of 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 29:1.

Birmingham, AL Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 280 West Valley Ave
    Birmingham AL  35209
    (205)916-2800

    309 students
  • 2601 Carson Rd
    Birmingham AL  35215
    (205)853-1200

    8,516 students
  • 3060 Wilson Rd SW
    Birmingham AL  35221
    (205)925-2515

    3,090 students
  • 488 Palisades Blvd.
    Birmingham AL  35209
    (205)802-1200

    2,818 students
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May 26, 2017
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May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.