Snead State Community College
102 Elder Street
Boaz, AL 35957
Type: 2-year or Community College
Snead State Community College has a rich tradition of excellence in education. Snead State is the oldest College in the Alabama Community College System to award Associate degrees.
The school originated in 1898, when the Boaz Seminary was authorized by the Methodist Episcopal Church. The E.B.L. Elder family arrived in Boaz in June of 1899 and opened the seminary in their home in July of that year with an enrollment of 70 pupils.