Tennessee Technology Center, located in Shelbyville, Tennessee, began operation in 1964 through a bill passed by the Tennessee General Assembly the previous year. The school operated under the supervision of the Tennessee department of education, though this changed in 1983 when control was given to the Tennessee Board of Regents System, becoming one the 46 schools that comprise the system. The school is a public two year institution dedicated to providing quality career training for residents in the region.
Students of Tennessee Technology Center will earn a diploma or certificate through one of the many career programs available at the school. These programs are for high demand fields, and provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully work in a professional environment immediately after graduation. The school is dedicated to providing students with a quality education to assist in their development and allow for career growth.
Programs offered include:
- Practical Nursing
- Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
- Drafting and CAD
- Automotive Technology
Admissions and Financial Aid
Students wishing to enroll at Tennessee Technical Center must complete and admissions application, be a high school graduate or hold an equivalent GED, show proof of vaccination, and take a basic skills assessment test. Financial aid is available in the form of grants. Eligibility and awards are determined through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) which provides all the information necessary for the school to review.
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 – Shelbyville by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Transportation and Materials Moving
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,900. 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||87%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||84%||$2,959|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville may offer services including:
- Distance learning
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
- Assistance to find work
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 – Shelbyville.
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Murfreesboro in Murfreesboro, TN (26 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Pulaski in Pulaski, TN (36 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - McMinnville in McMinnville, TN (43 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Nashville in Nashville, TN (51 miles away)
- Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Hohenwald in Hohenwald, TN (63 miles away)