If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Southwest Tennessee Community College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Southwest Tennessee Community College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Southwest Tennessee Community College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Southwest Tennessee Community College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Southwest Tennessee Community College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Southwest Tennessee Community College.
Reminder: Check with Southwest Tennessee Community College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Southwest Tennessee Community College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Southwest Tennessee Community College.
Student Designed Majors
Southwest Tennessee Community College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.
Double Majoring at Southwest Tennessee Community College
Southwest Tennessee Community College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.
✅ Southwest Tennessee Community College does offer services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Southwest Tennessee Community College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Southwest Tennessee Community College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ Southwest Tennessee Community College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Southwest Tennessee Community College does not require an internship for any students.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Infonet Library and there are 4 other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
For more information on possible dual degree options at Southwest Tennessee Community College, contact the university directly.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Southwest Tennessee Community College have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Southwest Tennessee Community College has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Southwest Tennessee Community College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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