Tennessee Technology Center At Athens

Overview of Tennessee Technology Center At Athens

TTC Athens is in Athens, TN. Athens is a town not particularly near any major cities. The school is a public institution. TTC Athens issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school tries to provide students with lots of choices, and does not tend to focus on only a few programs of study. Fields of study in vogue at TTC Athens include mechanics and repair, office and administration, production trades.

TTC Athens Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 133 students study at TTC Athens (in 2007-2008).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Tennessee Technology Centers continue to serve as the premier providers for workforce development throughout the State of Tennessee. The centers fulfill the mission by: Providing competency based training through traditional and distance learning instructional delivery systems of the highest quality that will qualify individuals for employment and/or advancement in jobs; providing high quality training that is economical and accessible to all residents of Tennessee, thereby contributing to the economic and community development of the communities we serve."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting TTC Athens

Tennessee Technology Center at Athens
1635 Vo Tech Dr
Athens , TN 37371-0848
General Phone: (423) 744-2814

TTC Athens Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair53electrical installation and repair, industrial electronics tech, industrial mechanics, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Nursing and Emergency Medicine22licensed practical nurse
Office and Administration17business support services
Production Trades8machinist, welding
Medical Support and Technology0pharmacy tech

Number of programs and degrees for TTC Athens in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year548
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years4410
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years23

TTC Athens Student Body

In 2007-2008, TTC Athens had a total enrollment of 133 students (280 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 94%
Black 4%
Hispanic 0%
Asian 0%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 20%
20-21 17%
22-24 19%
25-29 16%
30-34 10%
35-39 5%
40-49 11%
50-64 2%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


TTC Athens Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 70 %
Part-Time 100 %

TTC Athens Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Athens, Tennessee for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Tennessee Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

TTC Athens Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
TTC Athens participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 535800)

TTC Athens Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology

Medical Support And Technology
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

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TTC Athens Highlights

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What Sets TTC Athens Apart:

% of degrees in production trades
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%TTC Athens % of degrees in production trades
% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%TTC Athens % of degrees in mechanics and repair
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%TTC Athens % of degrees in office and administration
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 13%TTC Athens Number of degree programs
Male % of student body
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 17%TTC Athens Male % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study

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