Nashville State Community College

Nashville, Tennessee
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  • Public
    2 year
  • 1:19
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 9%
    Transfer Student Ratio
Nashville State Community College is an open-admission comprehensive educational institution, serving a very diverse student population and a broad geographic area. Outreach programs and special services for sub-populations include first-generation students, adult students, and English as a Second Language students. The college offers the Associate of Applied Science technical and career degrees, and the Associate of Arts, the Associate of Science, and the Associate of Science in Teaching transfer degrees. Nashville State has over 80 programs of study covering broad areas including business, applied arts, information and engineering technologies, health sciences, social and life sciences, math, science, humanities, and the arts.
Over 98,000 courses transfer into Nashville State Community College
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Total Faculty 171
Total Enrollment 10,014
Programs 142
Courses 1,574
Transfer Agreements 4 outgoing
Equivalencies 98,205 incoming
7,325 outgoing
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Financial Information

Scholarships and Financial Aid:
A variety of federal, state, and local financial aid programs are available to qualified students who might otherwise find it difficult or impossible to attend Nashville State Community College.
Tuition and Fees:
In-State 12 hours per semester 1,936.50; Out-of-State 12 hours per semester 7636.50
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Information for Transfer In Students

Adult Degree Completion Programs:
Associate of Arts (A.A.), Associate of Fine Arts (A.F.A.) and Associate of Science (A.S.) Degree Tennessee Transfer Pathways are offered.
Credit for Prior Learning:
Portfolio Assessments, Institutional Challenge Exams, Institutionally-Evaluated Training or Credit, ACE-Military, ACE-Workplace, CLEP, ACT, AP.
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Additional Information

Adult Learner Focused Institution:
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Transfer Application Requirements

Official Transcripts:
Submit transcripts from all previously attended institutions. Students may also be required to submit an official high school transcript or official GED score report.
SAT/ACT Scores:
Applicants under the age of 21 should submit ACT or SAT scores. ACT/SAT/COMPASS scores are used to determine in which areas the applicant may be required to complete college prep course work.
Application Fee:
Submit a completed Application for Admissions and a $20 non-refundable application fee.
Request More Information:
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Transfer Credit Policy

Minimum Grade:
NSCC transfers in all courses; however only courses with a minimum grade of D may count toward the program of study unless otherwise specified.
Credits (Min/Max):
You must earn at least 25% of credit hours required for the degree through instruction delivered by NSCC.
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Nashville State Community College

120 White Bridge Rd
Nashville, Tennessee 37209-4515
Main Phone:
(615) 353-3333
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Transfer Admission Contact:
(615) 353-3215
Transfer Services Contact:
Student Support
(615) 353-3042
Veterans Services Contact:
Tracy Collins
Coordinator of Veteran's Services
(615) 353-3211
Adult Learner Contact:
Tyler White
Coordinator of Recruitment

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

1000 Neal Street
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 520-0551
Humphreys County
695 Holly Lane
Waverly, TN 37185
(931) 296-1739
Southeast Campus
5248 Hickory Hollow Parkway
Antioch, TN 37013
(615) 780-2760
855 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
(615) 740-5998
1760 Wilma Rudolph Boulevard
Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 551-7004
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Last updated on 7/7/2017 by AcademyOne.