Jefferson State Community College News
Browse past news stories for Jefferson State Community College in Birmingham, AL.
- BREAKING: Jefferson State officer shoot man armed with machete
... is a shooting on Jefferson State Community College. Jefferson ...
- Security tight at Jefferson State Community College following alleged campus rape - WVTM13
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Security at Jefferson State Community College is as tight as ever, according to the campus police chief, Mark Bailey -- especially following the rape tha ...
- Sexual assault reported near Jefferson State Community College - WVTM13
Authorities said the male victim was attacked around 8 a.m. while walking along Jefferson State Parkway. The victim was taken to the hospital. The victim is not a member of the campus community, police said. No arrests have been made in the case ...Jefferson State campus police investigating ...
- UAB expands partnership with Jefferson State Community College - Birmingham Business Journal
The reverse transfer credit program will target students who attended Jefferson State, but were unable to obtain their associate degree. The agreement enables these students to use credit hours earned at UAB toward retroactively earni ...
Many students enroll in community college with the intent of transferring to a four-year school. Of those who do, many succeed, and yet traditional colleges and universities continue to overlook them. Read on to learn more about why more community college students don’t transfer schools and to receive some tips for making the transfer yourself.
Community college is the only option for many students who either can’t afford a traditional four-year university or who need a more flexible school environment. Just because community college is different, however, doesn’t mean that its students matter any less. The Aspen Prize exists to encourage community colleges to do more for their students and to continually strive for improvement.
Living with roommates is part of an authentic college experience, but is it an option for community college students? Read on to learn about housing options in community college and to learn how to survive the year with roommates.