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.
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. On July 1, 1981 the AVTS became a part of Chattanooga State. In 1996 the Tennessee Board of Regents renamed the AVTS to the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in keeping with their updated role as the leading edge technical/adult education/vocational training centers in the state of Tennessee.
Congratulations to the 2014 Tennessee postsecondary SkillsUSA medal winners. During the two-day event held this week in Chattanooga, the college was represented by 37 students who competed in 29 different contests. For their efforts, the students earned 9 gold, 6 silver and 3 bronze medals. The gold medal winners will be accompanied by their advisor as they travel to Kansas City for the 50th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference from June 23-27.
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