Economic and Community Development

Chattanooga State, with a mission to transform the lives of individuals and develop the capacities of the business and industrial communities through all our services, is the champion of economic and community development.

Through Tennessee Small Business Development Center, Workforce Development, and Continuing Education offerings, and all of college's academic and service capabilities, we are the training and talent development partner of individuals, organization, and businesses.

In The News

career fair

Career Fair 2019 - Employment Opportunities Await

February 12, 2019 | Betty Proctor | Internal Press Release

Businesses and industries will be represented during the annual Career Fair on Thursday, March 21 in the Chattanooga State Community College gymnasium. Representatives will meet, greet and discuss employment opportunities with students, alumni and the general public interested in their companies...

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national apprenticeship week

Chattanooga Chamber and Chattanooga State Partner to Expand Apprenticeships in Community

November 19, 2018 | Betty Proctor | Internal Press Release

In recognition of National Apprenticeship Week, the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce and Chattanooga State Community College announce a partnership to work together with business, industry and other educational partners to grow apprenticeship programs in our service area. 



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Partnerships

  • WACKER Institute Chattanooga State

Tennessee Small Business Development Center

Chattanooga State's Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) is empowering small business owners, entrepreneurs, and individuals with a business idea to innovate new products and services that compete in the global marketplace.

Workforce Development

Chattanooga State's workforce development solutions are designed to address needs of businesses and individuals. Through classes, certificate programs, seminars, workshops, and special events, Chattanooga State is bridging the skill gaps to support economic growth.

Continuing Education

Chattanooga State Continuing Education connects learning excellence and strong community involvement to empower and enrich lives through lifelong learning. Chattanooga State Community College offers hundreds of opportunities for all ages to learn, and to get involved.