Best Jefferson County Community Colleges (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 4 community colleges serving 11,964 students in Jefferson County County, Alabama.

Top Ranked Jefferson County Community Colleges (2023)

College
Location
Students
280 West Valley Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 916-2800
| 615 students
2601 Carson Rd
Birmingham, AL 35215
(205) 853-1200
| 8,526 students
Lawson State Community College
Public
3060 Wilson Rd SW
Birmingham, AL 35221
(205) 925-2515
| 2,823 students
1100 9th Ave Sw
Bessemer, AL 35022
(205) 428-6391
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Community Colleges in Jefferson County, AL

Community Colleges in Jefferson County, AL (Closed)

School
Location
Students
6270 Park South Drive
Bessemer, AL 35022
(205) 497-5700
| 500 students

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