Student Handbook

Consumer Information

As a participant in federal Title IV financial aid programs, the Tennessee College of Applied Technology is required to make certain information available to students and the public. In fulfillment of that requirement, the following Consumer Information about the Tennessee College of Applied Technology, its Extension Campuses, and Instructional Service Centers is available for review in the Student Handbook, on the College website, or from the Student Services office, as indicated. Information is also available to current or prospective students and employees upon request. An outline of available information is distributed to all students each year in the Fall term.

For more Consumer Information and Student Right to Know.

Students Right-To-Know Graduation Rate

The graduation rate for the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Ripley for the 2019-2020 academic year was 70%; the placement rate was 79%; and, the licensure rate was 80%.

Voter Registration

In accordance with the Higher Education Act Campus Voter Registration Section in 34 CFR Part 668.14, The Tennessee College of Applied Technology encourages all students to register to vote. The State of Tennessee voter registration form 

Integrated Postsecondary Data

Institution Name: Tennessee College of Applied Technology Ripley   Institution Type: College

127 Industrial Dr.
Ripley, TN 38063

General information:

(731) 635-3368 


IPEDS ID: 221388
Description: Public, 2-year
Certificates offered: Less-than one year, One but less than two years, Two but less than four years

Total enrollment   205
Undergraduate enrollment:   205
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment by gender
  (Enrollment data Fall 2019)
  Men   47%
  Women   53%
by race/ethnicity    
  American Indian or Alaskan Native:   0%
  Asian:   1%
  Black or African American:   47%
  Hispanic/Latino:   1%
  Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:   0%
  White:   48%
  Two or more races:   2%
  Race/ethnicity unknown:    0%
  Non-resident alien:    0%

Program prices for full-time students

  2019-20 2018-19 2017-18
Tuition & fees 4,236 4,143 4,038
  Books and supplies 2,958 3,012 3,275
  Room and board 4,730 4,642 4,554
  Other expenses 4,246 4,246 3,212
Off-campus with family      
  Other expenses 4,246 558 3,212

(Source: IPEDS College data 2019-2020)

National Center for Education Statistics
Institute of Education Sciences

Federal Pell Grant Recipients totaled 234 as reported for the academic year 2018-2019.