According to 2013 data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, Community Colleges save time and money, and an Associates Degree increases student transfer success!
Congratulations to the Class of 2014 — all 1,678 of you! Chattanooga State’s most recent Commencement was held on Saturday, May 10th at the Memorial Auditorium. President Jim Catanzaro opened the ceremony with a few notable class demographics: Continue reading Congratulations Class of 2014 — all 1,678 of you!
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As the use of social media becomes more commonplace, the barrier between personal time and the workplace is quickly disappearing. Employers are being faced with a barrage of questions as to how they can address workplace issues caused by social media use, while avoiding legal exposure at the same time. Most business owners tell us Continue reading Social Media: Help or a Hindrance
Congratulations to the Chattanooga State Lady Tigers Softball team for earning the Region VII/TCCAA Tournament title earlier this year the 19th time in 22 seasons. Season highlights include:
- Record of 51-6
- Going into the Regions seeded #1
- National NJCAA ranking #6 (as of May 3, 2014)
- Softball team GPA average of 3.4 this past semester
- Coach Blythe Golden named TCCAA Coach Of The Year Continue reading Lady Tigers Softball Team Earns Region Championship, Third at Nationals
(top left: l-r) Memorial Health Care System’s Danine Watson MSN, RN – Vice President of Nursing/Interim Chief Nursing Officer is seen here with Chattanooga State Community College’s Dr. Martina Harris – Director, Registered Nursing Program. Continue reading Memorial Health Care System Scholarship Luncheon Photos
Global/Cultural Awareness: Students, as citizens and educated members of their communities, need to know and appreciate their own human cultural heritage and its development in a historical and global context. Through the study of other cultures, students develop an understanding, which they otherwise would not have, of the present as informed by the past. Students develop skills that allow them to understand and Continue reading Internationalization at Chattanooga State
I am excited to feature one of the newest departments within the Engineering Division at Chattanooga State Community College–the Institute of Material Joining and Testing (IMJAT). Catherine Bovell, IMJAT Career Counselor, shares with us the exciting Associate’s degree programs offered within IMJAT that provide rapid training and retraining designed to meet the needs of area employers and employees. The two career pathways are Welding Engineering Technology and Non-Destructive Testing (NDT), both high-demand and high-wage fields in advanced manufacturing. Continue reading The Pathway to a High-Demand, High–Wage Field in Advanced Manufacturing Starts at ChattState
Happy National Library Week! To help us celebrate here at Chattanooga State, Susan Jennings, our Dean of Library Services, had this to say about the occasion: Continue reading National Library Week Celebration at ChattState
It is with pride and celebration that we share an excerpt from the recent Community College Daily article AACC honors visionary work of six community colleges for “their exceptional work toward advancing the student success agenda:” Continue reading John Squires Faculty Innovator of the Year from the American Association of Community Colleges