Shelton State Community College: Ranking & Review

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Shelton State Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,6071,9612,646

1,347 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

475 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Shelton 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.

Shelton 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.

Shelton 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$619$619
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$119$238

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities178178
Health Professions and Related Programs166166
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians128128
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8484
Construction Trades3939
Personal and Culinary Services3838
Precision Production2626
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2020
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1919
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1010
Visual and Performing Arts
Grand Total708708

A total of 708 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Shelton State Community College.

Graduation rate16%15%16%
  • Full-time retention rate - 61%
  • Part-time retention rate - 42%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff346
Instructional FTE132
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address9500 Old Greensboro Rd
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35405-8522
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population90,000