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Roane State Community College

Harriman, TN 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate97%
Acceptance Rate97%

About Roane State Community College

Roane State Community College Overview

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

There are many ways for students to get involved at Roane State Community College!

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

Roane State Community College does not have any greek life opportunties.

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

2022 Roane State Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 97%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 1%
In-State Tuition $4,326
Out-of-State $17,784
Percent of Need Met 54%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $7,059

Is Roane State Community College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how selective a school is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better idea of what Roane State Community College offers and if the college seems like the right college for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Roane State Community College

It is not competitive to get into Roane State Community College. Around 97% of applicants get into Roane State Community College each year. Last year, 1,817 students applied to Roane State Community College and 1,754 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Roane State Community College

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

Around 62% of students who start at Roane State Community College come back for their second year of 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 Outcomes for Roane State Community College Grads

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

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

Roane 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 Roane State Community College's endowment was $8.3 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Roane State Community College

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

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 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. 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 don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

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

Based on this information, is Roane State Community College the school for you? 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 Located?

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

If you would like 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

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

Roane State Community College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

16 - 21

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

21 and Above

Good

16 to 21

Avg

16 and Less

Low

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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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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Roane State Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$4,104

In State

$16,920

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,104
$16,920
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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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.

40%

Full Time

60%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,832

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

97%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,104

Out-of-State

$16,920

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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