Colleges in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

There are 5 Colleges in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, serving a population of 97,373 people in an area of 62 square miles. There is 1 College per 19,474 people, and 1 College per 12 square miles.

In Alabama, Tuscaloosa is ranked 43rd of 776 cities in Colleges per capita, and 22nd of 776 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Tuscaloosa Colleges

Find Tuscaloosa, Alabama colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Shelton State Community College 9500 Old Greensboro Road Tuscaloosa, AL

Stillman College 3601 Stillman Boulevard Tuscaloosa, AL

The University Of Alabama 739 University Boulevard Tuscaloosa, AL

University Of Alabama System Office 500 University Boulevard East Tuscaloosa, AL

University of Alabama System 401 Queen City Avenue Tuscaloosa, AL

About Tuscaloosa Colleges

Tuscaloosa Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Tuscaloosa, AL. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Tuscaloosa Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Tuscaloosa College Statistics

Find Tuscaloosa College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Tuscaloosa College Enrollment
 TuscaloosaTuscaloosa County
College/Grad School Enrollment20,849 (60.5%)27,239 (44.9%)
Tuscaloosa Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 TuscaloosaTuscaloosa County
Some College, No Degree11,052 (20.3%)26,821 (21.4%)
Associate's Degree3,075 (5.6%)8,901 (7.1%)
Bachelor's Degree11,533 (21.2%)23,230 (18.6%)
Graduate/Professional Degree8,314 (15.3%)14,595 (11.7%)
Tuscaloosa Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 TuscaloosaTuscaloosa County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher19,84737,825
Arts, Humanities & Others5,173 (26.1%)8,988 (23.8%)
Business3,669 (18.5%)7,486 (19.8%)
Education3,141 (15.8%)6,649 (17.6%)
Science & Engineering5,914 (29.8%)10,691 (28.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,950 (9.8%)4,011 (10.6%)