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Roane State Community College Overview

Roane State Community College is a public institution situated in Harriman, Tennessee. The surrounding location of Harriman is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

What Is Roane State Community College Known For?

1,130 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Roane State Community College.
  • In 2017-2018, 32% of the faculty were full-time.

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Roane 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.

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

Rank Ranking Name Share
#313 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 Roane State Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#2 Most Popular Online Geography & Cartography Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#4 Most Popular Ophthalmic & Optometric Support Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#11 Most Popular Other Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#17 Most Popular General Education Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#19 Most Popular Geography & Cartography Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#149 Most Popular Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#200 Most Popular Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#200 Most Popular Liberal Arts General Studies Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Roane State Community College?

Location of Roane State Community College

Contact details for Roane State Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 276 Patton Lane, Harriman, TN 37748
Phone: 865-354-3000
Website: www.roanestate.edu

How Do I Get Into Roane State Community College?

You can apply to Roane State Community College online at: www.roanestate.edu/?6958-Admissions-Apply-Now

Roane State Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford Roane State Community College?

5% Take Out Loans
14.6% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Roane State Community College, approximately 5% of students took out student loans averaging $4,130 a year. That adds up to $16,520 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Roane State Community College is 14.6%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Roane State Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,427 Full-Time Undergraduates
62% Women
11% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 5,861 undergraduate students at Roane State Community College, with 2,427 being full-time and 3,434 being part-time.

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

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,427 full-time undergraduates at Roane State Community College, 38% are male and 62% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Roane State Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Roane State Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 19
Black or African American 67
Hispanic or Latino 99
White 2,136
International Students 3
Other Races/Ethnicities 103

Over 10 countries are represented at Roane State Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Cameroon, Germany, and Bahamas.

Online Learning at Roane State Community College

570 Took All Classes Online
2,681 Took At Least One Class Online
-7.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 2,681 students took at least one online class at the school.

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

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This school is the 37th 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 Roane State Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Roane State Community College was -7.6%. This is the #2,540 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Roane State Community College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Roane State Community College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer & Information Sciences 38%
Computer Information Systems 50%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Roane 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 Roane State Community College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Geography & Cartography #40
Human Development & Family Studies #170
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences #203
Social Sciences #240
Health & Medical Administrative Services #409
Criminal Justice & Corrections #477

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%.

Roane 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 0 566 0 566
Allied Health Professions 82 48 18 148
Nursing 0 85 0 85
Business Administration & Management 0 51 0 51
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 44 6 50
General Education 0 33 0 33
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 0 15 12 27
Other Health Professions 0 24 0 24
Ophthalmic & Optometric Support Services 0 21 0 21
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 0 19 19
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 13 6 19
Human Development & Family Studies 0 9 7 16
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 12 0 12
Geography & Cartography 7 5 0 12
Dental Support Services 0 11 0 11
Computer Information Systems 3 5 0 8
Public Health 0 8 0 8
Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 0 0 8 8
Legal Support Services 0 7 0 7
Music 0 3 0 3
Interdisciplinary Studies 0 2 0 2
Finance & Financial Management 0 0 0 0
Computer Software & Applications 0 0 0 0
Health Sciences & Services 0 0 0 0
Medical Illustration & Informatics 0 0 0 0
Other Homeland Security 0 0 0 0
Other Science Technologies/Technicians 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 92 962 76 1,130

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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