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Why Roane State

Why Roane State

Why Roane State

Why Roane State? Because we are...

An affordable choice

We cost a lot less than other colleges. Save money and get a great education.
Institution Tuition & Fees

Tuition Comparison

RSCC $3,831
TTU $7,679
UT-K $11,876
Strayer $12,975
Virginia College $13,932
Fountainhead $14,750
ITT $18,048
South College $19,475
LMU $19,970
TN Wesleyan $22,300
Tusculum $22,670
2014-2015 In-State Tuition & Fees Source

Abundant scholarship possibilities: Roane State students, combined, receive millions of dollars in assistance. In addition to lottery scholarships and federal and state grants, scholarships are available through the Roane State Foundation and other sources. Our Financial Aid staff can give you personalized attention throughout the process of applying for and receiving aid. Find Financial Aid Opportunities.

Able to accommodate your schedule

Online Classes Evening Programs How to finish faster View the class schedule

“I want to take classes at home.”

Online classes are a great option for students who want to take classes on their own schedule.

“My days are very busy.”

Evening programs are a great fit for working students.

“I want to get my degree faster.”

Roane State has scheduling options that will help you finish faster.

“I like to schedule my classes back to back.”

View the class schedule and start planning your path today.

A leader in academics

Programs that get you into the workforce quickly: Roane State has dozens of options that will help you enter the workforce in one or two years. We have programs in nursing, health sciences, business, law, education and technology. Learn more about our Career Pathways.

Outstanding job-placement rate: A Roane State education leads to jobs in the fields that interest you. The college’s most recent job placement rate for career-preparation programs was 97 percent.

Ahead of the competition: The average GPA of Roane State students who transfer to a university after completing two years at Roane State is consistently higher than the national average.

A world of opportunities: Through the college’s International Education program, students have traveled to France, Italy, England, Ecuador, Haiti and other countries. Roane State offers opportunities to perform in plays and concerts, participate in art shows, hear lectures from world-famous scholars and many other wonderful learning experiences.

One-on-one attention: Of course, Roane State also offers traditional classes. The classes are small, which means your teachers will know you personally.

Want to Learn More?

We would love for you to meet with an Enrollment Counselor.

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We are at your service. Contact us at:

Roane State Community College
276 Patton Lane
Harriman, TN 37748-5011

(865) 354-3000 or toll free 866-462-7722
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