Student Success Stories
Tell your story.
NSCC Voices chronicles the successes, hopes, and fears of NSCC first-generation college students and alumni.
Alesia tells the story of her nine year journey to get her degree one class at a time.
Quiana shares the story of her emotional journey from high school drop out to college student.
Carla tells the story of overcoming the hurdle of passing math to earn her certificate in Central Processing. She's continuing her associate's degree this fall.
Sebastian Oprea immigrated from Romania to the United States 17 years ago with his wife and 9 month old son. He started in Nashville State's ESL program. He credits Nashville State with giving him the confidence to be successful in the engineering program at MTSU.
Former SGA president Mike Johnson tells the story of how divorce led him to explore who he was by attending college at Nashville State.
Jeremy shares his story of overcoming grief to become a Dean's list student.
Byron Easley is currently studying political science at Tennessee State University.
Cassandra tells her story of returning to college late in life and offers advice to other non-traditional students.
Charlie shares his story of overcoming drug addiction to become a straight-A pre-nursing student.