Jul 01, 2022  
2013-2014 CATALOG 


"Composer" at HSC

Chattanooga State Community College is Accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

to Award the Associate Degree

  Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Chattanooga State Community College. The Commission should be contacted only if there is evidence supporting significant noncompliance with the Commission requirements and standards by the College.  Please direct all other questions such as inquiries about admissions, graduation requirements, or academic programs, etc. to the College.

 Contact information is as follows:

Chattanooga State Community College 

4501 Amnicola Highway, Chattanooga Tennessee, 37406

Phone 423-697-4400

SACS accreditation is the highest granted to any college or university.

  Every eligible instructional program of the College is nationally accredited.

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

Approved by HVAC Excellence
P.O. Box 491, Mount Pleasant, IL 60056-0491
(800) 394-5268 FAX (800) 546-3726


Automotive Technology

Diesel Equipment Mechanics

Collision Repair

Approved by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
101 Blue Seal Dr., SE, Suite 101, Leesburg, VA 20175
(703) 669-6650 FAX (703) 669-6125


Industrial Electricity

 Accredited by the National Center for Construction Education and
Research (NCCER)
3600 NW 43rd St., Bldg. G. Gainesville, FL  32606

Business & Information Technologies

Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs  (ACBSP)                        

Accounting Technology, A.A.S.
Applied Technology, A.A.S.
Information Systems Technology, A.A.S.
Data Base Management
Network Management
Web Programming
Management, A.A.S.
General Management
Office Management

 Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting

Accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association
(A specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Post-secondary Accreditation by the United States Department of Education)
211 East Chicago Av., Chicago, IL 60641-2678
(312) 440-2500 FAX (312) 440-7494


Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
1361 Park St., Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 210-2350 FAX (727) 210-2354
in Cooperation with the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
2025 Woodlane Dr., St. Paul, MN 55125
(651) 731-1562 FAX (615) 731-0410


Emergency Medical Services

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions
1248 Harwood Rd., Bedford, TX 76021
(817) 283-9403 FAX (817) 354-8519

Engineering Technology Programs A.A.S.

Civil Engineering Technology
Construction Technology
Design/Drafting Technology
Manufacturing Engineering Technology
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Non-Destructive Testing Technology
Nuclear Power Technology
Radiation Protection
Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org

Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technology

Automated Controls Concentration
Computer Systems Concentration

Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Health Information Management

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
233 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2150, Chicago, IL 60601-5800
(312) 233-1100 FAX (312) 233-1090


Industrial Electronics

Accredited by the ETA International Electronics Technicians Association, Intl
  5 Depot Street, Greencastle, IN 46135


Judicial Reporting

Approved by the National Court Reporters Association
8224 Old Courthouse Rd. Vienna, VA 22182-3808
(800) 272-6272 FAX (703) 556-6291

Machine Tool Technology

Accredited by the National Institute for Metal Working Skills (NIMS) www.nims-skills.org

10565 Fairefax Blvd., suite 203 Fairefax,VA 22030 (706)-352-4971




Medical Assistant

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (WWW.CAAHEP.ORG)
35 East Wacker Dr., Suite 1970, Chicago, IL 60601-2208
(312) 553-9355 FAX (312) 553-9616
on Recommendation of the Committee of Accreditation for Medical Assistant Education American Association of Medical Assistants
20 North Wacker Dr., Suite 1575
Chicago, IL 60606-2963
(800) 228-2262


Nuclear Medicine Technology

Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology
2000 W. Danforth Rd., Suite 130, #203, Edmond, OK 73003
(405) 285-0546 FAX(405) 285-0579


Nursing (RN)

Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326 • (404) 975-5000     


Nursing (RN and LPN)

Approved by the Tennessee State Board of Nursing
Tennessee Board of Nursing
227 French Landing Suite 300
Nashville, TN 37243 • (800) 778-4123


Paralegal Studies, A.A.S.

Approved by the American Bar Association
750 North Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60611


Pharmacy Technician

Accredited by the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists
7272 Wisconsin Av., Bethesda, MD 20814
(866)-279-0681 FAX (301) 652-8278       www.ashp.org


Paramedic Program

Approved by the Committee of Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Profession (CoAEMSP)

1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021-4244
(817) 283-9403

Physical Therapist Assistant

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
1111 N. Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 706-3245

email: accreditation@apta.org

Radiation Therapy Technology Radiologic Technology

Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 North Wacker Dr., Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182
(312) 704-5300 FAX (312) 704-5304


Respiratory Care

Accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
1248 Harwood Rd., Bedford, TX 76021-4244
(817) 283-2835 FAX (817) 354-8519


Surgical Technology

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
35 East Wacker Dr., Suite 1970, Chicago, IL 60601-2208
(312) 553-9355 FAX (312) 553-9616


Veterinary Technology

Accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association
1931 N. Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173
(800) 248-2862 FAX (847) 925-1329



Accredited by the American Welding Society
550 N.W. LeJeune Road, Miami, FL 33126
(800) 443-9353 or (305) 443-9353