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Volunteer State Community College Overview

Volunteer State Community College is a public institution situated in Gallatin, Tennessee. VSCC is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

What Is Volunteer State Community College Known For?

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  • The student loan default rate at VSCC is 2%, which is significantly lower than the national rate of 10.1%. That's great news for students who are worrying about paying off their student loans.
  • The highest award offered at VSCC is the associate's degree.
  • For the <nil> academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

Where Is Volunteer State Community College?


Contact details for VSCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1480 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066-3188
Phone: 615-452-8600

How Do I Get Into VSCC?

You can apply to VSCC online at:

As long as you submit the requested materials to Volunteer State Community College when applying, you shouldn't have to worry about getting in since the school has an open admissions policy.

Can I Afford Volunteer State Community College?

4% Take Out Loans
1.6% 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 VSCC, approximately 4% of students took out student loans averaging $4,883 a year. That adds up to $19,532 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at VSCC is 1.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Volunteer State Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,623 Full-Time Undergraduates
61% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 7,417 undergraduate students at VSCC, with 3,623 being full-time and 3,794 being part-time.


Gender Diversity

Of the 3,623 full-time undergraduates at VSCC, 39% are male and 61% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

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

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 46
Black or African American 353
Hispanic or Latino 360
White 2,627
International Students 8
Other Races/Ethnicities 229

Over 14 countries are represented at VSCC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, India, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at Volunteer State Community College

3,333 Took All Classes Online
5,344 Took At Least One Class Online
76.5% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 5,344 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at VSCC has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 2nd most popular in Tennessee for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2020-2021.

Online Growth Rankings of VSCC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Volunteer State Community College was 76.5%. This is the #497 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at VSCC regardless of major.

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%.


*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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