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Nashville State Community College Overview

Nashville State Community College is a public institution located in Nashville, Tennessee. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

What Is Nashville State Community College Known For?

1,283 Undergraduate Awards
  • The associate's degree is the highest award offered at Nashville State Community College.
  • In 2017-2018, 34% of the faculty were full-time.

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Nashville State Community College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Nashville State Community College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#326 Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#340 Most Popular Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Nashville State Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#6 Most Popular Music Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Most Popular Film, Video & Photographic Arts Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#14 Most Popular General Sales & Marketing Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#15 Most Popular Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#36 Most Popular Visual & Performing Arts Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#57 Most Popular Electronics Engineering Technology Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#121 Best Value Personal & Culinary Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#132 Most Popular Engineering Technologies Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#183 Most Popular Liberal Arts General Studies Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#183 Most Popular Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Nashville State Community College?

Location of Nashville State Community College

Contact details for Nashville State Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 120 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, TN 37209-4515
Phone: 615-353-3333
Website: www.nscc.edu

How Do I Get Into Nashville State Community College?

You can apply to Nashville State Community College online at: www.nscc.edu/admissions/apply

Since Nashville State Community College has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Nashville State Community College?

17% Take Out Loans
18.8% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Nashville State Community College, approximately 17% of students took out student loans averaging $4,622 a year. That adds up to $18,488 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Nashville State Community College is 18.8%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Nashville State Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,397 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
49% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 7,885 undergraduate students at Nashville State Community College, with 3,397 being full-time and 4,488 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Nashville State Community College

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,397 full-time undergraduates at Nashville State Community College, 44% are male and 56% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Nashville State Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Nashville State Community College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Nashville State Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 139
Black or African American 975
Hispanic or Latino 399
White 1,647
International Students 21
Other Races/Ethnicities 216

Over 14 countries are represented at Nashville State Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, South Korea, and Angola.

Online Learning at Nashville State Community College

1,121 Took All Classes Online
2,716 Took At Least One Class Online
-5.3% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 2,716 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Nashville State Community College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 58th most popular in Tennessee for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Nashville State Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Nashville State Community College was -5.3%. This is the #2,474 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Nashville State Community College regardless of major.

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Nashville State Community College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Nashville State Community College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Criminal Justice & Corrections #457

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Nashville State Community College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 595 148 743
Business Administration & Management 9 40 0 49
Culinary Arts 0 14 20 34
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 0 32 32
Allied Health Professions 0 12 19 31
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 30 0 0 30
Nursing 0 29 0 29
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 16 13 29
Music 0 8 20 28
Human Development & Family Studies 1 12 14 27
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 27 0 27
Computer Information Systems 0 23 0 23
General Engineering Technology 6 15 0 21
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 14 6 20
Design & Applied Arts 0 15 3 18
Electronics Engineering Technology 0 17 0 17
Accounting 0 7 8 15
Industrial Production Technology 0 14 0 14
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 0 0 14 14
Legal Support Services 0 13 0 13
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 5 6 11
General Education 0 9 0 9
Architectural Engineering Technology 9 0 0 9
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 0 0 8 8
Information Technology 7 0 0 7
Computer Engineering Technology 0 5 0 5
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 0 0 5 5
Other Health Professions 0 4 0 4
General Sales & Marketing 0 0 3 3
Computer Systems Networking 0 3 0 3
Interdisciplinary Studies 0 3 0 3
Hospitality Management 0 2 0 2
Computer Software & Applications 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 62 902 319 1,283

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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