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    Pellissippi State Community College
   
 
  Nov 25, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog

2017-2018 College Catalog


College Catalog: 2017-2018

Pellissippi State Community College

10915 Hardin Valley Road | P.O. Box 22990
Knoxville, Tennessee 37933-0990
(865) 694-6400 | www.pstcc.edu

Equal Opportunity and Nondiscrimination in Education and Employment

Pellissippi State affirms that it will not tolerate discrimination or harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, creed, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age (as applicable), status as a covered veteran, genetic information, nor any other category protected by federal or state civil rights law related to the College. 

Similarly, the College will not subject any student to discrimination or harassment under any educational program and no student shall be discriminatorily excluded from participation nor denied the benefits of any educational program on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age (as applicable), status as a covered veteran, genetic information, or other category protected by federal or state civil rights law related to the College. 

Any Pellissippi State employee, applicant or student who has reason to feel that he or she has been harassed or affected by discrimination, or who has any other concerns or questions about equal opportunity and affirmative action, should contact the following:

Executive Director, Equity and Compliance
Title IX Coordinator/Equity Officer/Title VI Officer/ADA Officer/Affirmative Action Officer
Pellissippi State Community College
Alexander Building, Room AL257
10915 Hardin Valley Rd./P.O. Box 22990
Knoxville, TN 37933-0990
(865) 539-7401 Fax: (865) 539-7645

Questions about services and facilities for students with disabilities should be directed to the following:

Director, Disability Services
Pellissippi State Community College
Alexander Building, Room 136
10915 Hardin Valley Rd./P.O. Box 22990
Knoxville, TN 37933-0990
(865) 539-7153

Catalog Changes

The course offerings and requirements of the institution are continually under examination and revision. This Catalog presents the offerings and requirements in effect at the time of publication; it does not guarantee that such offerings and requirements will not be changed or revoked. Adequate and reasonable notice will be given to students affected by any changes. This Catalog is not intended to state contractual terms and does not constitute a contract between the student and the institution.

The institution reserves the right to make changes as required in course offerings, curricula, academic policies and other rules and regulations affecting students to be effective whenever determined by the institution. These changes will govern current and formerly enrolled students. Enrollment of all students is subject to these conditions.

Current information may be obtained from the following sources or on the College website:

Admission requirements—Enrollment Services
Course offerings—Student Assistance Center
Degree requirements—Student Assistance Center
Fees and tuition—Cashier

Pellissippi State Community College provides the opportunity for students to increase their knowledge by offering programs of instruction in the various disciplines and programs through faculty who are qualified for teaching at the college level. The acquisition and retention of knowledge by any student is, however, contingent upon the student’s desire and ability to learn and his or her application of appropriate study techniques to any course or program. Thus, the College does not represent that any student who completes a course or program of study will be able to successfully complete any specific examination for any course, degree or license.

Pellissippi State Community College is one of 46 institutions in the Tennessee Board of Regents system, with a combined annual enrollment of nearly 200,000 students, ranking it among the nation’s largest systems of public higher education. TBR’s six state universities, 13 community colleges, and 27 colleges of applied technology offer classes in almost all of Tennessee’s 95 counties. The TBR system is a $2.2 billion per year enterprise.

Pellissippi State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Pellissippi State Community College.

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