RSCC Description

In many ways, Roane State Community College is more like a university.

Located in Harriman, Tennessee, Roane State offers a wide range of standard associate degree programs and certificates in everything from Environmental Health Technology to Occupational Therapy Assistance to Nursing, as well as liberal arts and humanities.

Depending on the field of study, a program at Roane State may lead to a transfer to a four-year university or directly to a career.

In addition to these, Roane State has additional alternative programs like the one with Tennessee Tech University. Through this program, students may earn their degree from Tennessee Tech while taking classes at Roane State.

Roane State also offers full-fledged degrees as well as single courses through online study.

Beyond degree offerings, Roane State also offers opportunities not often seen at a two-year college. Among these are the study abroad program. Through this program, students regularly travel abroad to study in such places as France, Italy, Ecuador and Haiti.

An observatory, a theatre, art exhibits, lectures, performances, a fitness center and a wide range of student academic, professional, social and cultural organizations may also be found at Roane State.

A full range of student services are also available including financial aid, personal, academic and career counseling, services for adult learners, disability services and campus raider alerts sent to you via text message.

Quick Facts about Roane State Community College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$3,525

Out-of-State Tuition

$13,653

Retention Rate

56%

Enrollment

5,572

Year Established

1969

RSCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4.5

5 star
  1 review
4 star
  2 reviews
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2 star
 
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67% of students gave Roane State Community College 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating:
5

Detailed Ratings

I loved the teachers and the rest of the faculty there, they are so nice and welcoming to anyone!! The only teacher I have had so far is Christin Kidd and she was GREAT! Whenever I wanted my major changed they where there to help me within 10 minutes prior to another meeting to someone else, my request got switch and I live my new major!!!

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RSCC Students

Total Students
5,572

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
77%
Part-Time
23%

Gender of Students

Women
65%
Men
35%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
2%
African American
2%
Caucasian
88%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
7%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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