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Latest News

Culinary student Abigail Sisson featured on national experiential learning panel

Southwest Tennessee Community College student Abigail Sisson was selected as part of a national student panel on experiential learning and its impact on the college experience. Sisson was among nine college students chosen nationally by the Journal of Experiential Learning and Teaching Higher Education for the virtual student panel and the only student representing a community college. Read more here


Special Events

2024 summer institute
Summer Institute 2024 highlights student success techniques

Southwest’s Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence hosted its annual Summer Institute for faculty and staff. The three-day institute featured guest speakers as well as faculty and staff who shared best practices and strategies that focused on empowering students towards success. Read more about it here


Academic Support Center helps students achieve success
Academic Support Center helps students achieve success

Southwest’s Academic Support Center is a go-to location for students needing help with their studies and course assignments. Services are free and available year round. Check out the Center’s video to learn more about its offerings and how staff can help students succeed.


Southwest launches Medical Laboratory Technician Assistant Certificate program
Southwest launches Medical Laboratory Assistant Certificate program
Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Allied Health Department is launching a new healthcare program for students during the second 2024 summer term. The Medical Laboratory Assistant (MLA) program will give students the skills needed to sit for a national MLT certification exam and is a fast-track program that takes one semester, or two separate terms, to complete. Read more about it here.


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to choose from, including degrees and certificates
for eligible high school graduates and adult learners
98.5% job placement rate
98.5% job placement rate
with 91% working in their field of study
student to faculty ratio
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Southwest tuition is half the cost of most state colleges and universities

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