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Cleveland State Community College

Cleveland, TN 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Cleveland State Community College

Cleveland State Community College Overview

Cleveland State Community College is a public, state school in the suburban setting of Cleveland, Tennessee. Cleveland State Community College was founded in 1967 and currently enrolls around 3,161 students per year year, including 3,161 undergrads.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Cleveland State Community College for Fall 2023 is August 17.

Student Activities at Cleveland State Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Cleveland State Community College's theater groups.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Cleveland State Community College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Cleveland State Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Cleveland State Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Cleveland State Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
In-State Tuition $4,326
Out-of-State $17,784
Percent of Need Met 53%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $3,733

Is Cleveland State Community College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer view of what Cleveland State Community College offers and if it seems like a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Cleveland State Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Cleveland State Community College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Cleveland State Community College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads. Within six months of graduating, 97% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Check with Cleveland State Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Cleveland State Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Cleveland State Community College's endowment was $9.8 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Cleveland State Community College spends about $5,292 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Cleveland State Community College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Cleveland State Community College meets 53% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Cleveland State Community College full-time are awarded $3,733 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Cleveland State Community College.

Based on this information, is Cleveland State Community College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Cleveland State Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Cleveland State Community College Located?

Cleveland State Community College is located in the suburban setting of Cleveland, Tennessee.

If you want to see Cleveland State Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 75 to Cleveland, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Lovell Field.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Cleveland State Community College and Cleveland are like without leaving home.

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College Info

3535 Adkisson drive Cleveland, TN 37320-3570

Campus Setting: Suburban

Cleveland State Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 17

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 17

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Cleveland State Community College is Aug 17.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Cleveland State Community College is Aug 17.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Cleveland State Community College ACT Scores

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Cleveland State Community College SAT Scores

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Cleveland State Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$6,082

In State

$19,540

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,326
$17,784
Fees
$296
$296
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
$1,460
$1,460

Student Life

Wondering what life at Cleveland State Community College is like? There are approximately 3,161 students enrolled at Cleveland State Community College. 45% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from TN and 2% percent of students are from other states.

45%

Full Time

55%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,161

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,622

Out-of-State

$18,080

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 17
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