Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Elizabethton
426 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN
- FAFSA School Code: 005281
- Phone: (423) 543-0070
- School Homepage
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (423) 547-2586
The Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Elizabethton is considered as the prime workforce training provider in the northeastern areas of Tennessee. The school serves the counties of Johnson, Carter, Sullivan, Washington and Unicoi. It was first named as the State Area Vocational School at Elizabethton in 1965 but was later renamed in 1994 after it became a part of the Tennessee Technology Center. The TTC-Elizabethton is located near the banks of the Doe River near the Cherokee National Forest and the Watauga River which makes the campus conducive for learning among students as they are far from any disturbances from the major city scene.
The school’s mission is to provide competency-based trainings to students as well as employees in the local industry setting and this is the reason why the programs offered in TTC-Elizabethton are all geared to making students competitive in highly in-demand jobs. The programs offered in TTC-Elizabethton include automotive technology, nursing aide, computer information technology, diesel-powered equipment technology, electronics, HVAC, plumbing and pipe fitting and welding. Moreover, the school also offers online programs for those who want to earn certificates in dietary management, business writing, sanitation, and food safety.
The tuition fees and its changes are governed by the Tennessee Board of Regents. As off Academic Year 2012-2013, the rate of the tuition fee hasn’t been increased yet and still remained at $183 for 1 to 40 credit hours for the basic programs.
On the other hand, graduates from the TTC-Elizabethton who are seeking for higher education can transfer their credits to local community colleges and universities that are accredited by the Tennessee Transfer Pathway. Currently, TTC-Elizabethton has transfer agreements with Mayland Community College but students can still transfer to universities like the University of Tennessee and Union University.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Elizabethton by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
- Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services (C)
- Data Entry Technology (C)
- Pipefitting and Sprinkler Fitter (C)
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
- Welding (C)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $9,400. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||81%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||76%||$3,241|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Elizabethton may offer services like:
- Distance learning
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Elizabethton.
- Washington County Skill Center in Abingdon, VA (23 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Morristown in Morristown, TN (68 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Knoxville in Knoxville, TN (109 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Jacksboro in Jacksboro, TN (117 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Oneida/Huntsville in Huntsville, TN (135 miles away)