Lawson State Community College

2023 Tuition & Fees $8,670
Student Population 3,094
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,681
Graduation Rate 25 %
Students:Faculty 17 : 1

Academic Overview

Lawson State Community College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Birmingham, Alabama. It is an Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $4,920 for Alabama residents and $8,670 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 3,094 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Lawson State Community College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $26,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Lawson State CC's tuition & fees is $4,920 for Alabama residents and $8,670 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Lawson State CC.
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,681 and 90% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,094 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Lawson State Community College is 25 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Lawson State Community College is 15 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Lawson State Community College is 62 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Lawson State Community College is 3,094
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Lawson State Community College is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,681 at Lawson State Community College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3060 Wilson Rd SW, Birmingham, AL 35221-1717
Online Applicationwww.lawsonstate.edu/admissions_records/admissions_information/admission_procedures_for_all_students.aspx
Financial Aidwww.lawsonstate.edu/financial_aid.aspx
Net Price Calculatorwww.lawsonstate.edu/disclosure_and_consumer_information/general_institutional_information/net_price_calculator.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.lawsonstate.edu/financial_aid/getting_started/veterans_benefits.aspx
Disability Servicewww.lawsonstate.edu/student_services/disability_services_ada.aspx

Offered Degrees

Lawson State CC offers 65 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less Than 1 Year Certificate240
1-2 Years Certificate210

Special Learning Opportunities

Lawson State Community College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate ,
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:156)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $1,760)

Veterans Benefits

Lawson State Community College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges