2021 Student Population

A total of 3,743 students have enrolled at Shelton State Community College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 1,580 male and 2,163 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,603 full-time students and 2,140 part-time students.
The number of students at Shelton State Community College is relatively large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Enterprise State Community College and Gadsden State Community College, its population is very large (average population is 1,912).
Shelton State Community College offers online degree/certificate programs and 2,508 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 1,580 male and 2,163 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.73 to 1 and the ratio is average (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total3,7431,6032,140
Men1,580796784
Women2,1638071,356

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 2,093 White students (55.92%) and 1,303 Black or African American students (34.81%) at Shelton State Community College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Shelton State Community College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Shelton State Community College
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native19910
Asian271017
Black or African American1,303404899
Hispanic1175562
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White2,0931,0091,084
Two or More Races1095257
Race/Ethnicity Unknown351520
Total 3,7431,5802,163

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 2,959 students whose age under twenty five and 425 students whose age is over thirty years old at Shelton State Community College.
Especially, 205 students are younger than eighteen and 10 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Shelton State Community College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Shelton State Community College
TotalMenWomen
Total3,743 1,5802,163
Under 18205 80125
18-191,194 553641
20-21991 475516
22-24569 236333
25-29359 126233
30-34181 45136
35-3991 2764
40-4997 2473
50-6446 937
65 and over10 55
Total 3,743 1,5802,163

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Shelton State Community College, 3,277 students (87.55% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 2,508 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 2,426 students live in Alabama where Shelton State Community College is located in and 79 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Total3,743
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes2,508
Enrolled Some in Online Classes769
Not Enrolled in Online Classes466
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)2,508
Alabama Residents2,426
Other State in U.S.79
Outside of U.S.0
Unknown3

Online Enrollment Chart