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

TCAT Graduate Wins National Award

Story by Hannah Baker

Sara Wilson, a recent Chattanooga State Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) graduate was named the American Technical Education Association (ATEA) National Outstanding Technical Student Award winner of 2017. ATEA is a premier association for the post-secondary technical educator with an emphasis on professional development. The recipient of this prestigious award must be a full-time student in a post-secondary technical education program of study. The student must be strong academically and show potential in his/her chosen technical field. A nominee must be a student at a school with active institutional membership in ATEA.

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First 50th Reunion of the First Class of the First Two-year Technical Institute in the State

Chattanooga State recently celebrated the 50th Reunion of its very first graduating class from 1967. The Chattanooga State Class of 1967 is very unique in that they were the first students, and the first graduates, of the state of Tennessee’s first-ever two-year technical institution Continue reading First 50th Reunion of the First Class of the First Two-year Technical Institute in the State

Double your gift on #GivingTuesday

You’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but have you heard about Giving Tuesday?

As part of #GivingTuesday, we invite you to kick off the year-end charitable giving season by investing in the Chattanooga State Foundation’s Focus on Completion Endowment Fund for Professional Development and Student Success. This first-ever opportunity for Chattanooga State Community College offers a one-to-one match to double your gift thanks to the competitive Strengthening Institutions Program grant the college Continue reading Double your gift on #GivingTuesday

A network of people who cared about my success: Morgan Smith

by Morgan Smith, Class of 2011

There comes a time in every person’s life when he or she experiences that notorious sinking feeling. It starts with your stomach dropping to your feet, and ends when you finally put the stressful thoughts to bed. Continue reading A network of people who cared about my success: Morgan Smith

ChattState’s First 50th Year Reunion: Gary Ainscough

by Gary Ainscough, Class President of first graduating class, 1967

Oh my, where has the time gone? Why has the time moved by so quickly?

Either way, it was very special to be reflective and appreciate how our paths crossed with Chattanooga State. Our professional careers were launched into meaningful job opportunities. Let’s go back to Continue reading ChattState’s First 50th Year Reunion: Gary Ainscough

Class of 1967 50th Reunion Oct. 6 & 7

We invite members of the Class of 1967 and their faculty and staff, to please join us for the inaugural Half Century Alumni Club Reunion. Join us on the main campus of Chattanooga State on Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th. Details as follows: Continue reading Class of 1967 50th Reunion Oct. 6 & 7