Whether you are a parent, a student, an employer, or an educator, we've got you covered in Tuscaloosa and West Alabama. Education is a vitally important aspect of who we are. The University of Alabama is the area's largest employer and has a student population of over 38,000. We are also fortunate to have University of West Alabama, Stillman College, Shelton State Community College, and Bevill State Community College in our region as well.
Tuscaloosa and West Alabama have a wealth of options for elementary and secondary school including public- and private-school options to fit each family's needs.