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Cumberland county campus closed due to snow on Feb. 12. All other campuses are on normal schedule.

Smart Start

Smart Start

Smart Start

The Smart Starts are based on best practices for student success including the following principles:

  • Students are encouraged to complete 30 credit hours as soon as they can.
  • College level Math and English should be taken immediately following successful completion of Learning Support.
  • Speech 1010 and COLS 1010 are highly recommended during the first or second semester as excellent foundational courses and to explore career options.
  • For the element of choice and exploration, the Smart Starts include a choice to enroll in a targeted elective(s) based on student’s interest and/or potential major.


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

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