Tallahassee Community College

Tallahassee, FL 32304
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Tallahassee Community College (TCC) is a state college that is located in Tallahassee, Florida. TCC is a full member of the Florida State Colleges institution and it offers students many educational opportunities. Those who attend this school will be able to pursue several associate's degree programs, bachelor's degree programs, and technical certificates. TCC was originally established in 1966 and the school motto is “the school of choice”. It is a school that is all about giving students as many choices as possible in order to enrich their academic experiences. TCC serves nearly 25,000 students and is the top transfer school in the nation to Florida State University and Florida A&M University, offering you many versatile options if you wish to transfer credits.

TCC has a fantastic nursing program for students to consider too. All of the nursing courses offered by TCC seek to prepare nursing students to function as effective members of the medical community. Several different nursing categories are available. Students can earn an associate’s degree in nursing or a bachelor’s degree in nursing. This will allow students to move on to have lucrative careers as registered nurses.

Nursing assistant courses are also available that focus on long-term care. All nursing courses are fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Number of Students11,782
Student to Faculty Ratio25:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 13 66
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Certificate 2 6
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 94.4%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1969 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
10/01/2012 - Current



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

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$101/credit
In State Students$101/credit
Out of State Students$378/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,545 $4,545 $17,010
ADN 70 $7,070 $7,070 $26,460
BSN 125 $12,625 $12,625 $47,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 64% of Tallahassee Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 48% $4,381
Other Federal Grant 7% $503
State Grant & Scholarships 39% $660
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 14% $1,434
Federal Student Loans 33% $3,731
Private Loans 1% $8,405


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$3,705
$30,001 to $48,000$4,344
$48,001 to $75,000$6,440
$75,001 to $110,000$8,590
Over $110,000$8,736

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Florida state board of nursing.
Tallahassee Community College
444 Appleyard Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32304

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