Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis

Memphis, TN 38105
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Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis (TCAT-M) is located in Memphis, Tennessee. The mission of this school is to provide students with technical and vocational training at an affordable price. TCAT-M offers many different career training programs that will help students to move on to successful jobs. This is one of the most popular ways for students to improve their career potential in the area. Students can earn many diplomas and certificates at this college and most courses take one year or less to complete.

The TCAT-M nursing program allows students to pursue careers as licensed practical nurses (LPN). This program is designed to give nursing students the right mix of skills and knowledge to find success in a professional medical setting. Both classroom and clinical experiences are a huge part of this program. Clinical experiences will be supervised by registered nursing staff. The TCAT-M practical nursing program prepares all students to take the NCLEX-PN licensure exam upon graduation. This program is completely approved by the Tennessee State Board of Nursing.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students843
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 4 27
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 83.9%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
11/11/1970 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 78% of Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 60% $5,267
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 68% $2,414
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 3% $873
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --

$7,065

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$5,426
$30,001 to $48,000$5,718
$48,001 to $75,000$8,182
$75,001 to $110,000$6,685
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

843

Undergrads

0

Graduates

274

Women

569

Men

84%

Full-time

16%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
75%
White
16%
Hispanic
6%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Tennessee state board of nursing.

Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis
550 Alabama Ave
Memphis, TN 38105
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