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Admission Steps

  1. Complete application.
  2. Submit the $20 application fee.
  3. Request official high school transcript or GED score report. Official college transcripts may also be required.
  4. Submit ACT/SAT scores or take the COMPASS exam.
  5. Submit proof of immunization. MMR Varicella, HepB
  6. Submit proof of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States. Acceptable documentation can be found here.

Disclaimer: Other requirements may apply.

Apply in Person for Spring ‘15 semester
Apply Online for Spring ‘15 semester

The Nashville State Community College Admissions Office is committed to serving the community of Middle Tennessee. The Admissions Office is dedicated to processing applications quickly and accurately and providing excellent service to students at all stages of their academic careers.

Types of Admission
NSCC provides two major types of admission: Degree Admissions and Non-Degree Admission, with several sub-categories. Each admissions category is designed for a particular purpose and for different populations. Applicants should review the various types and sub-categories and select the admissions category that best suits their educational needs and qualifications.

In all cases, qualified students must:

  1. Meet entry-level standards for the courses in which they enroll.
  2. Be able to complete assignments.
  3. Be able to read and write at the required level.

Future students are urged to submit their applications as early as possible to allow sufficient time for application processing and the timely distribution of registration information.

Nashville State Community College provides opportunities for collegiate education to all qualified applicants without regard to their race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability.

Student Services Building, S-215
on the Main Campus
120 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209

Office Hours
Monday–Thursday: 8:00 AM–5:30 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM–4:30 PM
Exceptions: Semester breaks and school holidays.

Contact Us
Phone 615-353-3215
Email:.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Fax: 615-353-3243
(All faxed transcripts are considered unofficial.)

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Nashville State Community College is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. Full Non-Discrimination Policy