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 27%.
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 21% over five years.
College Cleveland State Community College (TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 110 staff
28 staff

Student Body

The student population of 3,500 has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 57% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,500 students 472 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
30:1
# Full-Time Students 1,500 students
369 students
# Part-Time Students 2,000 students
216 students
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
3%
3%
% Black
6%
17%
% White
83%
73%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
6%
3%
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. 0.30 0.44

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,509 is less than the state average of $3,525. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $13,637 is less than the state average of $13,647. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,509 $3,525
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,637 $13,647
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
94%
Percent Admitted 100%
83%
ACT Total Avg. 56
57
ACT Composite 19
19
ACT English 19
19
ACT Math 18
19

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 $3,525 per year for in-state students and $13,647 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,867 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 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Tennessee is Fortis Institute-Nashville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.