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About Roane State Community College

Roane State Community College is a public, state school in an small town setting in Harriman, Tennessee. Roane State Community College was founded in 1971 and enrolls 5,832 undergrads and no graduate students.

Roane State Community College's endowment was valued at $8,292,864 in 2021. Roane State Community College employs one full-time professor for every 17 undergrads enrolled.

2021 Roane State Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 97%
Average GPA 3.2
Mean ACT score 19
In-State Tuition $3,936
Out-of-State $16,224

Roane State Community College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Roane State Community College

Roane State Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

Roane State Community College Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into Roane State Community College. Roane State Community College admitted 97% of all applicants in 2015. Out of 1,817 applications received in 2021, 1,754 students were offered admission . ### Roane State Community College Waitlist

Roane State Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Roane State Community College?

Roane State Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Roane State Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

Roane State Community College Application Requirements

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GPA and Test Scores for Roane State Community College

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Roane State Community College is 3.2 /4.0. The mean ACT score for Roane State Community College students is 19.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Roane State Community College.

Roane State Community College Waitlist 2021

Roane State Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Does Roane State Community College Require the ACT or SAT?

Roane State Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 1% submitted the SAT. 86% submitted the ACT.


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Dorms at Roane State Community CollegeRoane State Community College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

Roane State Community College students are active in the school's Baptist Student Union, American Chemical Society and Physical Therapy Student Association.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Roane State Community College.

Financial Aid at Roane State Community College

Roane State Community College meets 54% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $7,059 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve 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! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Roane State Community College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Roane State Community College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Roane State Community College, around 62% return for their sophomore year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 98 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Based on this information, how does Roane State Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Roane State Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Roane State Community College?

Roane State Community College is located in the small town setting of Harriman, Tennessee, less than an hour from Knoxville.

If you want to see Roane State Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Harriman, or book a flight to the nearest airport, McGhee Tyson Municipal.

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

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College Info

276 Patton Lane Harriman, TN 37748-5011

Campus Setting: Small Town

Roane State Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Roane State Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Roane State Community College is Continuous processing.

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

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Roane State Community College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

16 - 21

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Roane State Community College is 19. Students with an ACT score of 21 and above have a good chance of getting into Roane State Community College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 21 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Roane State Community College SAT Scores

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Roane State Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$4,239

In State

$16,527

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,936
$16,224
Fees
$303
$303
Housing
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Roane State Community College is like? There are approximately 5,832 students enrolled at Roane State Community College. 40% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from TN and 1% percent of students are from other states.

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Full Time

60%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,832

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

97%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,239

Out-of-State

$16,527

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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