Southern hospitality meets Latin flair at ChattState’s 4th Annual Latin Festival

Each May in Chattanooga, a wave of international culture descends upon the Scenic City, bringing with it a carnival-style party with music, dancing, and authentic food. Head west on Bailey Avenue towards Highland Park this May 5th, and Continue reading Southern hospitality meets Latin flair at ChattState’s 4th Annual Latin Festival

Save the date for Latin Festival 2018

Chattanooga State’s International Community Outreach Office is excited to announce the date for its fourth annual Latin Festival and Latino-American Soccer Cup 2018. On May 5th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Highland Park Commons on 2000 Union Avenue, Chattanooga will be immersed in Continue reading Save the date for Latin Festival 2018

Living the Dream

Story by Hannah Baker

Darrius Cole, a Florence, Alabama native and graduate of Chattanooga State Community College did not always know that he wanted to be in nuclear engineering. It wasn’t until 2009, while working at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant as a contractor, that he realized his calling. In 2012 after doing some research online, he found out Continue reading Living the Dream

Tiger Cupboard food pantry opens on campus

“Sometimes there are impediments outside the classroom, including not knowing where your next meal is coming from. This food pantry is a testament to the care on the Chattanooga State campus,” – Dr. Rebecca Ashford, President of Chattanooga State during the March 20th Grand Opening of the Tiger Cupboard
Located on the second floor of the Student Center, the new Tiger Cupboard food pantry is a resource available to students in need.

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Chattanooga State Nursing Program Consistently High Quality

Chattanooga State’s Nursing program continues to exceed the Tennessee Board of Nursing benchmark. In fact, our May 2017 cohort of 107 RN graduates had a 100% licensure pass rate. Chattanooga State is unique Continue reading Chattanooga State Nursing Program Consistently High Quality

TN Reconnect Info Sessions at Chattanooga State

Do you or someone you know want to increase your earning potential? Perhaps the personal satisfaction of completing a college degree is motivation enough for you or someone you care about to reconnect with college? Whatever the reason, it is time to reconnect!

Beginning with the fall semester of 2018-19 academic year, the Tennessee Reconnect program will allow Tennessee adults who have not earned an associate or bachelor’s degree to attend an eligible institution, like Chattanooga State, free of tuition and mandatory fees while attending at least part-time. Continue reading TN Reconnect Info Sessions at Chattanooga State

ChattState’s Dinner of Firsts Raises $70K For Scholarships

Chattanooga State’s Dinner of Firsts 2017 had net proceeds for the event totaling more than $70,000, with $50,000 earmarked for the inaugural Tom Edd Wilson First in the Family Endowed Scholarship and $20,000 to the annual First in the Family Continue reading ChattState’s Dinner of Firsts Raises $70K For Scholarships