BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – The Washington Monthly recently released its list of the top community colleges around the nation, and only one community college in Alabama ranks in the top 50.
Lawson State Community College is ranked fifth out of 700 institutions across the nation.
The Washington Monthly looks at an institutions civic engagement, research and social mobility when ranking the schools.
To view the entire rankings, click here.
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