Colleges and Universities

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TN Colleges of Applied Technology (TCATs)

TN Colleges of Applied Technology (TCATs)

There are 27 TCATs across the state providing a wide range of rigorous, one to two year, technical/occupational education programs with high employment placement rates. To learn more about TCATs you can visit The Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology page.

Note: Students can use the TCAT Reconnect Grant at any of the 27 TCATs.

TCAT Locations (https://www.tbr.edu/institutions/colleges-applied-technology)

  • Athens
  • Chattanooga
  • Covington
  • Crossville
  • Crump
  • Dickson
  • Elizabethton
  • Harriman
  • Hartsville
  • Hohenwald
  • Jacksboro
  • Jackson
  • Knoxville
  • Livingston
  • McKenzie
  • McMinnville
  • Memphis
  • Morristown
  • Murfreesboro
  • Nashville
  • Newbern
  • Oneida
  • Paris
  • Pulaski
  • Ripley
  • Shelbyville
  • Whiteville

Public Community Colleges

Affordable, convenient and personal, Tennessee offers a system of 13 community colleges with more than 65 locations across Tennessee, offering more than 4330 academic programs to prepare you for success.

Note: Students can use the Reconnect Grant at any of the 13 community colleges.

Community Colleges (http://tncommunitycolleges.org/)

Public Four-Year Universities

With nine universities located across the State, with campuses and facilities dedicated to education, research, and public service, you can be sure to find the degree option that is right for you.

Note: Students can use the Reconnect grant to pursue an associate degree at these institutions.

Tennessee’s Independent Colleges and Universities

Tennessee’s independent, private, non-profit colleges and universities offer two- and four- year degrees, as well as graduate programs in a traditional arts and science curriculum, as well as specialized fields such as medicine, dentistry, optometry and fine arts.

http://www.ticua.org/about/member_institutions

Note: Students can use the Reconnect grant to pursue an associate degree at these institutions.

Private for Profit Colleges and Universities

Note: Students can use the Reconnect grant to pursue an associate degree at these institutions.