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Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT)

TCAT at Chattanooga State is a leading provider of hands-on, high-demand skills training programs. TCAT programs are designed to prepare you for the job market and most students are able to start their career in one year.

80%

Completion
Rate

93%

Job Placement Rate

97%

Licensure Pass Rate

21

1yr Diploma Programs

7

Certificate Programs

53

Full-Time Faculty

10

Part-Time Faculty

Featured Scholarship

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Free tuition for high school graduates.

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achieving the dream

Chattanooga State TCAT Joins Achieving the Dream Network

November 16, 2020 | Betty A. Proctor | Internal Press Release

Chattanooga State’s Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) is one of 27 Tennessee technical colleges that have recently been accepted into the Achieving the Dream Network.



Achieving the Dream (ATD) is a national nonprofit organization with a growing network of 277 community and...

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Chattanooga State Introduces 2 New TCAT Programs in Dayton

November 4, 2020 | Betty A. Proctor | Internal Press Release

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) named Tennessee as one of the top ten states for employment of Industrial Maintenance Mechatronics Technicians. Chattanooga State’s Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) offers this program at the main campus, the Kimball Site and will introduce this...

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Chattanooga State Announces “Drive-in To Your Future” Event

October 21, 2020 | Betty A. Proctor | Internal Press Release

According to the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) in 2017-2018, more than 78% of first-time, full-time students attending two-year degree-granting postsecondary institutions were awarded more than $120M in financial aid by the Federal Student Aid program to help pay for college or career...

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