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Shelton State makes higher education accessible for everyone, with the overall investment a fraction of the cost of traditional four-year institutions or for-profit vocational schools. And that’s not all. More than half of Shelton State students receive financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, federal work-study, and other sources. Shelton State Community College does not participate in any federal or private loan programs.


An unbeatable value for your dollars, Shelton State is a smart investment in your education. It’s your way forward.

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Shelton State offers both instructional and athletic scholarships to qualified students. Learn more about scholarship application deadlines, and determine your eligibility.


Grants are money offered to students that does not have to be repaid. Learn more about qualifying for grants at Shelton State.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

The mission of the Office of Workforce Development is to provide Alabama an efficient and effective workforce development system responsive to current and future needs of individuals and businesses.

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