At-A-Glance

MAIN CAMPUS LOCATION:

The main campus is located in Boaz, Alabama. It covers 43 acres and features state-of-the-art instructional and athletic facilities, a dormitory and a cafeteria.

ARAB INSTRUCTIONAL SITE:

In addition to having one of the largest distance education programs in the State, Snead State also offers its students an instructional site in Arab. The Arab Site is a full-service center ready to serve students in the Arab, Guntersville, Brindlee Mountain and surrounding areas.

FOUNDED:

1898 - the oldest community college in the State of Alabama to award the Associate degree.

MISSION:

Snead State Community College, a member of the Alabama Community College System, is dedicated to excellence in meeting the educational needs of those we serve through the completion of degree and certificate programs, workforce development, and community engagement.

VISION:

Snead State Community College is recognized as an outstanding comprehensive college of distinction where caring faculty and staff serve to awaken students’ passion for learning. The College is a destination of choice known for its historical and state of the art facilities, excellence in education, civic engagement, and citizenship development. Snead State is responsive to community needs by offering high quality, relevant educational programs and fosters educational innovation through cutting edge teaching-learning strategies and platforms. Through immersion in a welcoming learning environment that values diversity, experiential learning, and leadership development our graduates become productive and engaged citizens who make a positive difference in their community.

ACCREDITATION:

Snead State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree.  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Snead State Community College.

DEGREES:

Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science

SCHOOL MASCOT:

Parson

SCHOOL COLORS:

Blue and Gold

ENROLLMENT:

2,295 (Fall 2013)

     

FACULTY:

135 Instructors

STUDENT-FACULTY RATIO:

23:1

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE:

23

     

ATHLETICS:

NJCAA Division 1, ACCC

HOUSING:

Elder Residence Hall

LIBRARY:

Cyber-Library