Roane State Community College
RSCC is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution serving the higher education needs of an eight-county service area in east Tennessee, which consists of Roane, Anderson, Campbell, Cumberland, Scott, Loudon, Morgan and Fentress. RSCC provides transfer and career preparation study options, as well as continuing education and developmental education. Designed for students who plan to transfer to senior institutions, the academic transfer curricula include two years of instruction in the humanities, mathematics, natural sciences, and social sciences to build a strong liberal arts. RSCC’s career preparation programs train students in business management, health science, police science, and other fields resulting in an associate degree or certificate. In this role, RSCC offers Nursing and thirteen (13) health science programs. RSCC’s wide variety of career programs, remote/rural locations, array of education delivery systems (traditional, online, distance learning, etc.) are attractive to the non-traditional older student. Founded in 1971, RSCC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.