DEGREES & CERTIFICATES AWARDED
Summer 2018Spring 2019
THREE-YEAR GRADUATION RATE First-time, Full-time Freshmen
Service Area: Bradley, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe and Polk counties
2019 Highlights • Named the System’s College of the Year at the inaugural Statewide Outstanding Achievement and Recognition Awards (SOAR) gala. • Broke ground on the $25 million Health Science Center, the first new building for the college in over 40 years. The facility will accommodate programs including nursing, paramedic and EMT training. • The Advanced Technologies Apprenticeship Institute project was awarded $999,956 in funding through the GIVE program, which prioritizes learning opportunities in rural counties and enhances career and technical education statewide. • The McMinn Higher Education Center, a shared facility housing programs offered by Cleveland State, TCAT Athens and UT Extension, was approved by the Tennessee General Assembly. Ground was broken on the facility in October with an anticipated opening date of 2021. • First community college to ink an honors articulation agreement with the University of Tennessee for students to continue honors education during their junior and senior years. • One of only a few community colleges nationwide offering an Honors College. Reedhi Banmenkar, an Honors College student, won the National Collegiate Honors Council Student of the Year for Two-Year Colleges.