Winston County College

Find Winston County Alabama colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


Bevill State Community College 1411 Indiana Avenue Jasper AL 35501 22.7 miles from Winston County 205-387-0511


Wallace State Community College 801 Main Street Hanceville AL 35077 33.8 miles from Winston County 256-352-8000

Calhoun Community College 6250 U.s. 31 Tanner AL 35671 41.5 miles from Winston County 256-306-2500

Northwest-Shoals Community College 800 George Wallace Boulevard Tuscumbia AL 35674 44.2 miles from Winston County 256-331-5200

Alabama State College-Barber 753 Main Street Gardendale AL 35071 47.6 miles from Winston County 205-631-8898

University of North Alabama 1 Harrison Plaza Florence AL 35630 48.6 miles from Winston County 256-765-4100

ITT Technical Institute - Madison Campus 9238 Madison Boulevard Madison AL 35758 49.7 miles from Winston County 256-542-2900

Paul Mitchell The School Huntsville 3810 Sullivan Street Madison AL 35758 50.4 miles from Winston County 256-464-8886

Athens State University 300 North Beaty Street Athens AL 35611 50.5 miles from Winston County 256-233-8100

Jefferson State Community College 2601 Carson Road Birmingham AL 35215 51.3 miles from Winston County 205-853-1200

Heritage Christian University 3625 Helton Drive Florence AL 35630 51.3 miles from Winston County 256-766-6610

Birmingham Southern College 900 Arkadelphia Road Birmingham AL 35204 53.1 miles from Winston County 205-226-4600

Miles College 5500 Myron Massey Boulevard Fairfield AL 35064 53.4 miles from Winston County 205-929-1000

University of Alabama at Birmingham 1720 2nd Avenue South Birmingham AL 35233 54.9 miles from Winston County 205-934-4011

Southeastern School of Cosmetology 849 Dennison Avenue Southwest Birmingham AL 35211 55.4 miles from Winston County 205-323-1011

Lawson State Community College 3060 Wilson Road Southwest Birmingham AL 35221 55.8 miles from Winston County 205-925-2515

Herzing University Birmingham 280 West Valley Avenue Birmingham AL 35209 56.4 miles from Winston County 205-916-2800

Brown Mackie College - Birmingham 105 Vulcan Road Birmingham AL 35209 56.6 miles from Winston County 205-909-1500

Virginia College in Birmingham 488 Palisades Boulevard Birmingham AL 35209 56.7 miles from Winston County 205-802-1200

Fortis Institute 100 London Parkway Birmingham AL 35211 57.0 miles from Winston County 205-940-7800

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.