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Southwest Tennessee Community College

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

About Southwest Tennessee Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College Overview

Southwest Tennessee Community College is a public, state school in the city of Memphis, Tennessee. Southwest Tennessee Community College was founded in 2000 and enrolls 10,167 undergrads and no graduate students.

Student Involvement at Southwest Tennessee Community College

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Southwest Tennessee Community College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Southwest Tennessee Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Southwest Tennessee Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

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

2022 Southwest Tennessee Community College Facts At-A-Glance
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Is Southwest Tennessee Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Southwest Tennessee Community College offers and if the school might be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Southwest Tennessee Community College

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

About 50% of students who start at Southwest Tennessee Community College return the next year. 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 Southwest Tennessee Community College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Southwest Tennessee Community College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Southwest Tennessee Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Southwest Tennessee 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.

For information on Southwest Tennessee Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

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 early. 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.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Southwest Tennessee Community College.

Based on this information, does Southwest Tennessee Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Southwest Tennessee Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Southwest Tennessee Community College?

Southwest Tennessee Community College is located in the city of Memphis, Tennessee.

If you are interested in seeing Southwest Tennessee Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Memphis, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Memphis International.

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

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College Info

PO Box 780 Memphis, TN 38101-0780

Campus Setting: Urban

Southwest Tennessee 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 Southwest Tennessee Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southwest Tennessee Community College is Continuous processing.

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

Southwest Tennessee Community College ACT Scores

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Southwest Tennessee Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Southwest Tennessee Community College is like? There are approximately 10,167 students enrolled at Southwest Tennessee Community College. 41% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from TN and 2% percent of students are from other states.

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

10,167

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

100%

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Application Deadline

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