DEGREES & CERTIFICATES AWARDED
Summer 2018Spring 2019
THREE-YEAR GRADUATION RATE First-time, Full-time Freshmen
Service Area: Anderson, Campbell, Cumberland, Fentress, Loudon, Morgan, Roane and Scott counties
2019 Highlights • One of six U.S. colleges to earn a ‘Leader College’ designation from Achieving the Dream, a national reform organization for student success. The college reduced equity gaps for Black and Hispanic students and low-income students in completion rates of gateway math and English courses, while reducing gaps in fall-to-fall persistence rates for Hispanic and low-income students. • The Fast Forward for Success project was awarded $999,950 in funding through the Governor’s GIVE program. • Awarded a three-year grant for $299,793 from the National Science Foundation to support the mechatronics program. • Received a $496,888 federal grant to improve distance learning opportunities at three rural campuses. • Tennessee State Building Commission approved the design phase of the Anderson County Higher Education Center. Roane State plans to offer plastic injection molding, industrial electrical maintenance and mechatronics programs at the new, shared-use technology training center.