Chattanooga Trade Schools

Chattanooga College

Founded in 1968, Chattanooga College initially focused on vocational and technical training in Tennessee, starting with a program in Data Processing & Computer Programming. Currently led by President William G. Faour, this for-profit institution offers Associate’s Degrees and Certificates or Diplomas through both on-site and online formats in 13 different fields of study.

The college is committed to preparing graduates with the necessary skills and mindset for successful careers, offering flexible class schedules including morning, afternoon, and evening sessions.

Available programs include:

  • Aesthetics
  • Cosmetology
  • Dental Assistant
  • Health Science, A.S.
  • Manicuring
  • Medical Assistant
  • Practical Nursing
  • Nursing, B.S.

Chattanooga College supports its students beyond education, with a dedicated Career Development Department that assists with externships and job placements.

The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) based in Arlington, VA, and holds authorization from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission under its full name, Chattanooga College Medical, Dental, & Technical Careers, Inc.

  • 5600 Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37411 Chattanooga, TN 37411

Miller-Motte College

Residents of southeastern Tennessee looking to start a new career path can check out Miller-Motte College in Chattanooga, TN, for their education needs. This branch offers quality, hands-on training in programs like business administration, dental assisting, medical billing & coding, and surgical technology. Students can also train to become electricians and CDL operators.

  • 6397 Lee Hwy., Suite 100 Chattanooga, TN 37421

Strayer University

Strayer University’s Greenville, South Carolina campus is a hub of educational opportunity. It offers a diverse array of 21 degree programs, including 65 concentrations and specializations for undergraduate and graduate students. Additionally, the campus provides a comprehensive selection of six certificate programs and one undergraduate diploma program, encompassing over 410 courses.

Strayer University Greenville collaborates with esteemed institutions like the Jack Welch Management Institute (JWMI), DevMountain, and Hackbright Academy to offer specialized courses catering to various interests and career paths.

The business degree programs at Strayer University Greenville boast programmatic accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), ensuring the highest standards of quality and relevance in business education. This accreditation underscores the campus’s commitment to providing students with a top-notch education that prepares them for success in the dynamic world of business.

With its comprehensive programs, diverse course offerings, and prestigious accreditations, Strayer University’s Greenville campus is dedicated to empowering students to achieve their academic and professional goals effectively.

  • 728 Market St, Suite 140 Chattanooga, TN 37402

Tennessee College of Applied Technology

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Chattanooga State, part of the Tennessee Board of Regents System, offers a diverse array of programs tailored to meet local industry needs. With 21 one-year diploma programs and 7 certificate programs, including skilled trades, beauty, auto, practical nursing, and welding, TCAT Chattanooga equips students with hands-on training under the guidance of experienced faculty, many of whom bring industry expertise to their teaching roles.

  • 4501 Amnicola Highway Chattanooga, TN 37406