Jefferson State Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 46%

Jefferson State Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)8,8403,4715,369

3,410 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,431 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Jefferson State Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Jefferson State Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Jefferson State Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,570$7,140
Fees for full-time undergraduates$930$930
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$119$238

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs356356
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities339339
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services253253
Personal and Culinary Services101101
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields7777
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences7070
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services6868
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4343
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Grand Total1,3071,307

A total of 1,307 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Jefferson State Community College.

Graduation rate9%8%10%
  • Full-time retention rate - 57%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

General info

Alternative namesJefferson State
Jeff State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff495
Instructional FTE243
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address2601 Carson Rd
Birmingham, Alabama, 35215-3098
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population212,000