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Southwest Tennessee Community College

Southwest Tennessee Community College

737 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 333-5000

Founded in 2000, Southwest Tennessee Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Memphis, TN. This community college is the fifth largest institution in the state of Tennessee. This community college offers subjects such as paramedicine, law, and pharmacy technology. It offers 27 certificates and 33 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 13,362 students sought degrees from the 50 programs at this college. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This college is one of 13 community colleges in Tennessee.

Admission

In 2010, 2,750 students applied for admission to this big college. This college admitted all applicants or 2,750 students. About 60% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 2,750 students applied for admission to this big college. This college admitted all applicants or 2,750 students. About 60% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 100%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 100%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 100%

Student Demographics

This community college had 13,362 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This community college had 13,362 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4543
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8819
  • Undergraduate Male: 4543
  • Undergraduate Female: 8819

Faculty Demographics

This community college employs 684 faculty. One-third of the teachers are full-time, two-thirds of the instructors are part-time, and close to 60% of instructors are women.

Faculty Demographics

This community college employs 684 faculty. One-third of the teachers are full-time, two-thirds of the instructors are part-time, and close to 60% of instructors are women.

  • Male: 273
  • Female: 411
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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