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SECONDARY EDUCATION UNION UNIVERSITY 106 Bluegrass Commons Blvd. Hendersonville 447-0401 uu.edu/Hendersonville In fall 2008, Union University opened a satellite campus in Hendersonville. Recognized nationally by U.S. News & World Report and Forbes magazines, Union is a top-tier Christian university and is one of only four Tennessee universities to be included in the 2010 Colleges of Distinction guide. Union University Hendersonville offers the following graduate degrees: master of Christian studies, master of education, education specialist and doctor of education. The university offers a Master’s of Science in Nursing and will begin offering the accelerated

COMPASS 451-5200 sumnercompass.org COMPASS is a nonprofit organization that works to strengthen public schools by using all available community resources. The mission of COMPASS is to promote student success by developing partnerships between the business community and all of Sumner County’s 46 public schools, impacting the education of about 28,000 students. Through relationships built

Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in the spring of 2012. Union University Hendersonville will have a permanent home after construction is completed on a new 24,000square-foot facility at the intersection of Indian Lake Boulevard and Maple Drive in March 2012. The local campus also offers an adult degree completion program for a bachelor of science in organizational leadership with four concentrations available: organizational management, church leadership, health management and project management. Union University is regionally accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The main campus is located in Jackson, Tenn.

Along with high expectations in our challenging academic program, we want our students to embrace a sense of integrity and respect for others.

by COMPASS partners, students are exposed to business and community leaders, who in turn encourage the development of positive attitudes toward learning that will sustain students throughout their academic careers and ideally mold them into lifelong learners. Among its programs is Educate & Grow Sumner County, which provides Sumner County graduating seniors free tuition to Volunteer State Community College.

1480 Nashville Pike 452-8600 volstate.edu Volunteer State Community College offers more than 70 programs in five divisions: business, humanities, math and science, social science and education, and allied health. The two-year college

offers associate of arts and associate of science transfer degrees in more than 40 programs at its Gallatin campus. More than 9,000 credit-seeking students were enrolled in fall 2010, and there are various music, art and cultural programs open to the public throughout the school year.

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2011 Sumner County Factbook  

The Sumner County Factbook provides information about Sumner County's people, places, government and resources. It is published annually.

2011 Sumner County Factbook  

The Sumner County Factbook provides information about Sumner County's people, places, government and resources. It is published annually.

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