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Southwest Tennessee Community College

A Tennessee Board of Regents Community College
Southwest Tennessee Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College is the comprehensive, multicultural, public, open-access college whose mission is to anticipate and respond to the educational needs of students, employers, and communities in Shelby and Fayette counties and the surrounding Mid-South region. The Memphis-based college provides citizens with an effective teaching and learning environment designed to raise educational levels, enhance economic development, and enrich personal lives. With student success as our number one priority, Southwest, Tennessee’s largest community college, welcomes a diverse student population with a wide variety of backgrounds, abilities, interests, levels of education and economic circumstances.

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The Institution
Institution Type: 
Community College
Degrees Offered: 
  • Certificate
  • Associate's Degree

5983 Macon Cove  
Memphis, TN 38134

Phone Number: 
901-333-5000
Phone (Toll Free): 
877-717-7822
Email (Admissions): 
Website: 
http://www.southwest.tn.edu
Tuition & Financial Aid
FAFSA Code: 
10439
Undergraduate Tuition (In-State): 
3,702.00
Undergraduate Tuition (Out-of-State): 
15,318.00
Mandatory Fees: 
315.00
Enrollment
Total Enrollment: 
10,817
FTE: 
6,768
Undergraduate Enrollment: 
10,817
Graduate Enrollment: 
0
Full Time Students: 
4,732
Part Time Students: 
6,085
Credentials
Associates Degree: 
898
Bachelors Degrees Awarded: 
0
Graduate Degrees Awarded: 
0
Certificates Awarded: 
493
Faculty
Full Time Faculty: 
213
Part Time Faculty: 
380
Rates
Retention Rate: 
0.50
Graduation Rate: 
0.20