Knox County Community Colleges

  • There are 3 community colleges in Knox County, Tennessee, serving 11,463 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Tennessee is 78% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Knox County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 10208 Technology Drive
    Knoxville TN  37932
    (865)688-9422

    123 students
  • 10915 Hardin Valley Road
    Knoxville TN  37933
    (865)694-6400

    10,099 students
  • South College
    Pivate, for profit
    3904 Lonas Road
    Knoxville TN  37909
    (865)251-1800

    1,241 students
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May 20, 2017
Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
We take a look at the latest annual college rankings from Washington Monthly, which provide a list of the top community colleges in the country as well as four-year schools.