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                                                                         BESSEMER CAMPUS


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Lawson State Community College - Bessemer Campus

Campus Buildings and Facilities



The Bessemer Campus occupies approximately 50 acres of rolling, wooded property in southwestern Jefferson County. The south campus is composed of 34 acres and is connected with the north campus by a drive paralleling the interstate system.


The Bessemer Campus of Lawson State Community College is comprised of eight buildings. The buildings and the functions they contain are as follows: 


Building A / (1) is located at the main entrance to the campus and provides facilities for administrative offices, the college's Bookstore, Student Services and Cafeteria.  Instructional programs in this building are Licensed Practical Nursing, Dental Assisting, Computer Science, Industrial Electronics, Office Administration, Horticulture, Accounting, and General Education courses. The Library/Learning Resource Center, and Student Support Services Program are also located in this building.


Building B / (2) is adjacent to Building A. Programs occupying the building are Graphics and Prepress Communications, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration, Welding, Drafting, Commercial Art, and Automotive Service Education (Toyota T-TEN).


Building C / (3) is located south of Building B and provides facilities for automotive programs.


Building D / (4) is located on the southern most area of the main campus and houses Diesel Mechanics.


The Jess Lanier Building / (5) is located adjacent to the Ethel H. Hall Automotive Technology Center and provides facilities for specialized automotive programs.


The Millsap Industrial Training Center / (6) is designed to provide classroom and laboratory instruction for apprenticeship and multi-craft training for business and industry. The One-Stop Career Center, Workforce Development, Adult Education and Skills Training, College Relations, and the State Vocational Rehabilitation Office are located in this building.


Ethel H. Hall / (8) Automotive Technology Center is a facility housing four automotive classrooms/labs and an auditorium for satellite telecasts. The President, Dean of Instruction, and Assistant Dean for Instruction are also located in this building.


North Campus is composed of a cluster of buildings housing Building Construction (7), Horticulture greenhouses/labs (10, 11), and Plant Operations (7) and Security.