Engineering & Information Technologies

The Division of Engineering & Information Technologies offers two-year degrees in Engineering Technology and a Pre-Engineering transfer program. These programs train students for careers of the future.

Degrees and Certificates

The combination of 2+2 programs and the newly created Tennessee Transfer Path (TTP) makes it possible for students to complete their first two years at Chattanooga State, then transfer to a four-year institution knowing course credits will be accepted. Click a program below for additional information.

Scholarships

There are numerous scholarships available for engineering technology and pre-engineering students. Scholarships are sponsored by local community organizations such as the Associated General Contractors of East Tennessee. In addition to these scholarships, students from Catoosa, Walker, Dade, and Whitfield Counties in Georgia and Jackson County Alabama are eligible for in-state tuition.

Partnerships

Chattanooga State's Engineering & Information Technologies Department has forged a number of unique partnerships designed to provide training for the local workforce that will qualify them for high-tech positions available in the Greater Chattanooga area. By combining hands-on training experience with classroom instruction, students are successfully completing their course of study and finding jobs in their chosen career.

Tennessee Building and Construction Institute of Chattanooga 
Institute of Material Joining and Testing
TVA Partnership Program
Volkswagen Academy
WACKER Institute

Division News

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Chattanooga State Awarded $1.12M Perkins READI Grant

June 29, 2022 | Betty A. Proctor | Internal Press Release

June 29, 2022 (Chattanooga, TN) Chattanooga State Community College was one of seven community and technical colleges awarded a READI (Recruit, Engage And Develop for Innovation) Grant to boost career and technical education programs through the federal Perkins Grant program....

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Chattanooga State Recognizes Student Excellence

June 20, 2022 | Betty A. Proctor | Internal Press Release, Student Success

June 20, 2022 (Chattanooga, TN) --- Chattanooga State Community College recently recognized students for excellence during its annual Hats Off to Excellence ceremony. In addition to academic and departmental awards, outstanding students involved in campus clubs and organizations...

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Adult Services Graduate of the Month: Jeffery Phillips

June 17, 2022 | Betty A. Proctor | Internal Press Release, Student Success

Adult Services will feature a first-person graduate story each month...



In the summer of 1999, I enrolled at Chattanooga State. I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do, but the person at the enrollment center suggested that I do something in engineering. Two years...

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Accreditation

Many of the programs in the Engineering Technology Division are accredited by ABET, a nonprofit organization which provides assurance the program of study meets standards established by industry.

Eight programs in the Engineering Technology A.A.S. and two programs in the Electrical/Electronics A.A.S. are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. Applied Science A.A.S., General Engineering Concentration is accredited by the Applied Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Advanced Manufacturing Skills and Internship (AMSIP) Program

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