Cleveland State Community College

Tel: 4234727141
3,500 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Cleveland State Community College serves 3,500 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 26%.
Cleveland State Community College is the only community colleges within Bradley County, TN.
The nearest community college is Miller-Motte Technical College-Chattanooga (20.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
College Cleveland State Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 110 staff
62 staff
Cleveland State Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 3,500 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 54% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,500 students 1,371 students
Cleveland State Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
22:1
Cleveland State Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,500 students
779 students
Cleveland State Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 2,000 students
1,083 students
Cleveland State Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Cleveland State Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Cleveland State Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Cleveland State Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
6%
15%
Cleveland State Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
83%
49%
Cleveland State Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
% Unknown races
6%
6%
Cleveland State Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
Cleveland State Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.31 0.70
Cleveland State Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,992 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,431 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,992 $5,664
Cleveland State Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,431 $10,360
Cleveland State Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
90%
Cleveland State Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 100%
80%
Cleveland State Community College Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
ACT Total Avg. 56
58
Cleveland State Community College ACT Total (2006-2014)
ACT Composite 19
20
Cleveland State Community College ACT Composite (2006-2014)
ACT English 19
19
Cleveland State Community College ACT English (2006-2014)
ACT Math 18
19
Cleveland State Community College ACT Math (2006-2014)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, SoftballBaseball, Basketball,
Softball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chamber Choir and Vocal Rhapsody, Intramural dodge ball, wiffle ball, ping-pong, pool, Multiple Clubs and Organizations Chamber Choir and Vocal Rhapsody,
Intramural dodge ball, wiffle ball, ping-pong, pool,
Multiple Clubs and Organizations,
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Cleveland State Community College, a two-year institution within the Tennessee Board of Regents System, provides accessible, responsive, and quality educational opportunities primarily for residents of southeastern Tennessee. The College delivers developmental education, university transfer programming, workforce training, and community services. By engaging students in the learning process, the College aspires to promote success, enhance quality of life, and encourage civic involvement. The College strives to be a responsible partner in lifelong learning for the individual and in economic development for the region.

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Did You Know?
For Tennessee public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,285 per year for in-state students and $13,707 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,377 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Tennessee is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Tennessee community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Tennessee is Virginia College-School of Business and Health-Chattanooga. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.