Tennessee Technology Center At Dickson

Overview of Tennessee Technology Center At Dickson

TTC Dickson is located in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Dickson, TN. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at TTC Dickson top out at the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study mechanics and repair, office and administration.

TTC Dickson Selectivity

TTC Dickson maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 523 students (493 full-time equivalent).

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: 1) Providing competency-based training through traditional and distance learning instructional delivery systems of the highest quality that will qualify students for employment and/or advancement in jobs. 2) Providing high quality training and retraining of employed workers. 3) 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."

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Contacting TTC Dickson

Tennessee Technology Center at Dickson
740 Hwy 46
Dickson , TN 37055
General Phone: (615) 441-6220

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TTC Dickson Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair92computer repair, HVAC, heavy equipment maintenance, industrial mechanics, automobile mechanics
Nursing and Emergency Medicine66licensed practical nurse
Office and Administration41business support services
Beauty and Cosmetology29cosmetology
Medical Support and Technology26dental assistant, surgical tech
Production Trades8machine shop assistant
Engineering Technician0mechanical drafting

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year398
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years21412
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years96

TTC Dickson Student Body

In 2007-2008, TTC Dickson had a total enrollment of 523 students (493 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 87%
Black 10%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 24%
20-21 17%
22-24 12%
25-29 14%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 10%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

TTC Dickson Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 68 %
Part-Time 64 %

TTC Dickson Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Dickson, 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 Dickson Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
TTC Dickson participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 778200)

TTC Dickson Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Engineering Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant

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TTC Dickson Highlights

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What Sets TTC Dickson Apart:

% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%TTC Dickson % of degrees in office and administration
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 9%TTC Dickson Number of students
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 10%TTC Dickson Number of degree programs
% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%TTC Dickson % of degrees in mechanics and repair
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%TTC Dickson Male % of student body

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

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