Lawson State Community College
in Birmingham is getting some national recognition.
Washington Monthly Magazine
recently ranked the school as one of the top five community colleges in the
nation in 2013. The magazine applauded Lawson's first year retention rate,
graduation rate, student effort and their level of academic challenge.
"What it does, it lets us know
we're doing some things right, not everything, but some things right, and
that's being recognized and that's a privilege and an honor," said Dr.
Bruce Crawford with Lawson State.
In 2010, Lawson was ranked 39th.
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