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Calhoun Community College

Calhoun Community College
P.O. Box 2216
Decatur, AL 35609-2216

Official telephone: (256) 306-2500
Toll-free telephone: (800) 626-3628
Fax number: (256) 306-2941
Screen last updated on: December 2019
U.S. region where majority of students come from: Southeast

Campus size: 160 acres
City or town school is located in: Decatur, AL
Population of city/town: 54,405
Nearest major city: Huntsville, AL
Distance of nearest major city: 20 miles
Population of nearest major city: 194,585
Online campus map:

Institution offers housing: no
Percent of students who live off campus: 100%
Percent of all students who have cars on campus: 96%
Student conduct policies:
smoking prohibited
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age: no

Every student is required to lease or own a computer: no
Every student is required to take a computer course: no
Computer equipment is provided in: library, computer center/lab(s), student center
Total number of microcomputers available to students: 160
Internet access provided to all students: no
E-mail services/accounts provided to all students: yes
School has a library on campus: yes

Remedial learning services:
reading, writing, math, study skills
Additional services offered:
nonremedial tutoring, day care
Counseling services:
minority student, veteran student, academic
Career placement services:
career/job search classes, interest inventory
Services for students with disabilities:
interpreters for hearing-impaired
Amount of campus that is accessible to physically handicapped: 100%

Student activities:
student government, student newspaper
Number of honor societies: 2
Total number of registered organizations: 22
Campus-based religious organizations:
Baptist Campus Ministries, Christians at Calhoun, Interfaith club, Prime Fellowship
Minority student organizations:
Black Student's Alliance
International student organizations:
International club, La Vos/Spanish club
Other student organizations, musical groups, activities, and committees:
Anime lounge, Books 101, SkillsUSA, Students for Life, Spectrum, College Autism Spectrum Organization, American Society for Quality Student Chapter, Warhawks Student Ambassadors; drama, student art, broadcasting/photography, child development, psychology, entrepreneurs, criminal justice, E.M.S., C3 NASA Rover team, nursing, physical therapist assistant, and addictive manufacturing clubs

School has an athletic program: yes
Athletic director: Nancy Keenum,
Director of Athletics
Director of women's athletics: Nancy Keenum,
Head Softball Coach
School colors: blue and white

Sports offered Scholarships? Athletic Assoc.
Men's baseballno 
Men's golfno 
Women's golfno 
Women's softballno 

Athletic facilities:
gymnasium, wellness center
Intramural/Recreational sports:
bass fishing

Public transportation serves campus: no
Nearest international airport: Huntsville, AL (15 miles)
Nearest other airport: Birmingham, AL (75 miles)
Nearest passenger bus service: Decatur, AL (5 miles)

Institutional employment is available: no
Off-campus employment opportunities for undergraduates are: fair
Freshmen are discouraged from working for first term: no

List of four-year colleges most often selected by recent graduates:
Four-year schools most often selected by recent graduates are Athens State University, Auburn University, University of Alabama, and University of North Alabama.

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