The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Division offers 18 one-year diploma programs and 5 certificate programs with a total of 52 faculty and staff, making it one of the larger divisions on the campus of Chattanooga State. The faculty members are dedicated full-time to teaching and advising students. They are well prepared to teach, with many having work experience in business and industry.
TCAT History at ChattState
The Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Division is a unit of Chattanooga State, a Tennessee Board of Regents Institution serving more than 2,300 students annually. The school was founded in 1969 as the Chattanooga Area Vocational Technical School. In 2013 the school was renamed Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) in keeping with their updated role as the leading edge technical/adult education/vocational training centers in the state of Tennessee.