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Student TestimonialAttending the Clarksville campus of Nashville State is allowing me to take my pre-reqs at a lower tuition cost before transferring to an area University.

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Renaissance Center
855 Highway 46 S
Dickson, TN 37055


Monday–Thursday: 8:00 AM–5:30 PM

Higher Education within Your Reach

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  • Take general education classes which lead to degrees and certificates from Nashville State.
  • Attend small classes taught by well-qualified faculty and get helpful student services from caring staff.
  • Pay same tuition rate for Nashville State classes at the Renaissance Center as any other NSCC location.
  • Qualify, and receive tuition funding through the lottery and other scholarships and financial aid.
  • Apply and register for Fall 2014 semester.
    • Registration: Apr. 7–Aug. 17
    • Late Registration (+ $25 late fee): Aug. 18–24
    • Fall 2014 classes begin on August 25.

*** Advising for Fall 2014 ***

Advising services for students are here. Scroll further down this page and check out these links for more info:

  • *** Dickson-Renaissance Center Advising for All Students ***
  • *** Dickson-Renaissance Center New Student Orientations ***

*** Dickson-Renaissance Center Advising for All Students***

All students should talk to an advisor regarding course selection, class registration, and career pathways. Advisors are now available to help with advising/registration for fall classes. All first-time freshman (degree and certificate seeking students) will be required to meet with an advisor prior to class registration. (more)

Please use the link below to identify when advising is available at your campus.

Dickson-Renaissance Center Advising Schedule

*** Dickson-Renaissance Center New Student Orientations***

Room 106, Dickson - Renaissance Center:
46 Highway S., Dickson, 37055 (Map)

Open to all first-time students that have applied to the college. Have your A# ready: faculty advisors will be available to help with advising/registration at the end of the information session.

Any student who would like to set up a separate advising session please e-mail Leslie.Lewis@nscc.edu or call 615-740-5998 to make an appointment.

Orientations for New Students entering Fall 2014 Semester
July 24 FULL Thursday 1:00 pm - Room 106 FULL
July 29 FULL Tuesday 4:30 pm - Room 106 FULL
August 5 Tuesday 1:30 pm - Room 106
August 7 Thursday 2:00 pm - Room 106

Please sign up early as Dickson - Renaissance Center New Student Orientations fill up quickly: Reserve your seat.

Contact: Leslie Lewis, Dickson Campus Coordinator
Phone: 615-740-5998
E-mail: Leslie.Lewis@nscc.edu

Dickson Testing Hours

Testing by Appointment Only — Phone: 615-740-5998 or 615-446-3967

Testing Hours
Monday & Wednesday: 1:00 PM–5:30 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00 AM–12:00 PM

Tuesday & Thursday at 1:00 PM

Holiday Closures
Labor Day September 1: All NSCC Campuses CLOSED

Dickson Bursar Hours

Bursar Hours
Monday & Wednesday: 8:30 AM–4:00 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00 AM–4:30 PM

Holiday Closures
Labor Day September 1: All NSCC Campuses CLOSED

Dickson Open Computer Lab Hours

Open Computer Lab Hours

Monday and Wednesday: 8:00 AM–1:00 PM and 6:00–8:00 PM
Tuesday and Thursday: 3:00–8:00 PM

Holiday Closures
Labor Day September 1: All NSCC Campuses CLOSED

Dickson Map and Driving Directions

  • Dickson-Renaissance Center Map (PDF)
  • Driving Directions: Take I-40W from Nashville, then exit 172 for Highway 46 South; the Renaissance Center is on the right. (Map)


Dickson Areas of Study

• Introduction to Business
• Organizational Behavior

• Fundamentals of Speech Comm

Criminal Justice
• Intro to Criminal Justice
• Intro to the Legal Process

• Foundations of Education
• Educational Psychology
• Intro to Special Education

• English Composition I & II
• Survey of American Literature
• Survey of World Literature
• Literature: Fiction

Fine Arts
• Art Appreciation
• Music Appreciation
• Intro to Theater

• United States History I & II
• Tennessee History

• College Algebra
• Probability/Statistics
• Finite Mathematics

• Abnormal Psychology
• General Psychology
• Life Span Psychology
• Social Psychology

Social Sciences
• Introduction to Sociology

College Preparatory Courses
• Learning Support English
• Learning Support Math
• Learning Support Reading


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