Volunteer State Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1480 Nashville Pike

Gallatin, TN 37066

(615) 452-8600

(888) 335-8722

Fax: (615) 230-4875



Contact: Tim Amyx

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1480 Nashville Pike

Gallatin, TN 37066

(615) 452-8600

www.volstate.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 7,241

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,429

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,667

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Online application fee: $10

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Allied health students screened into programs after completing designated amount of college coursework. Screening based on GPA and interview.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business Administration/Management A
Logistics/Materials Management C

Communications Technologies

Desktop Publishing C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Ophthalmic Technology A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Volunteer State Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(615) 452-8600
Website:www.volstate.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.volstate.edu/admissions/apply.php
Address:1480 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066-3188
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,684
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,301 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,037
Out-of-state Tuition:$15,701
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:84%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,131

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Volunteer State Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Volunteer State Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs69
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total1421

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Volunteer State Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Grand total37

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Volunteer State Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,037
Out-of-state$15,701
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,78284%
Grant or scholarship aid1,70680%$5,131
Student loan aid1959%$3,350

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,09651%$4,378
Federal student loans1,30216%$4,432

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Volunteer State Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Volunteer State Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Volunteer State Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,684
Undergraduate enrollment8,684
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Volunteer State Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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