Community Colleges
#812 in Community Colleges

Overview

Lawson State Community College is ranked 812nd in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Lawson State Community College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $8,850.
  • It has average number of students of 3,274.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (71 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Lawson State CC are $8,850 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College $8,850

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama $8,793

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Lawson State CC is 19% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 19%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 26%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Lawson State CC is 24% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 24%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 21%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Lawson State CC is 51% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 51%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 56%

Student Population

The total student population at Lawson State CC is 3,274 and its population average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 3,274

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 3,152

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Lawson State CC is $4,710 which is 53.22% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College $4,710

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama $5,348

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Lawson State CC is 16 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 16 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 17 to 1

Number of Programs

Lawson State CC offers 71 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 71

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 42

Number of Online Programs

Lawson State CC offers 3 online programs and it means few online programs compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama.

Lawson State Community College 3

All U.S. Colleges 13

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 10

2-4 Years Colleges 10

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama 4