Jefferson State Community College, one of Alabama's leading two-year colleges, has provided excellence in education and workforce training for the greater Birmingham area for over 45 years. Founded in 1965, Jefferson State offers more than 120 university transfer programs, 20 career programs with multiple options, and numerous certificate programs.
Jefferson State also offers a comprehensive approach to workforce training through a variety of credit and non-credit programs. Several convenient locations, along with online instruction, provide the accessibility needed in a busy lifestyle. Locations include the Shelby-Hoover Campus in northern Shelby County, the Jefferson Campus in eastern Jefferson County, the St. Clair-Pell City Campus and the Chilton-Clanton Campus.