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Main Office Address

Chattanooga State Community College

Marion County location

2100 Main Street

Kimball TN, 37347

Mailing Address

Educational Opportunity Center (EOC)

615 McCallie Avenue

Department 6876

Chattanooga, TN 37403-2598


Snapshot of Services Provided

  • Finding a GED program
  • Choosing a college
  • Academic advice
  • Career counseling
  • Completing college applications—we work with all accredited colleges!
  • Filling out the FAFSA (Free Application For Student Aid) to start the financial aid process
  • Learning about Tennessee HOPE Scholarships.
  • Additional scholarships and grants
  • Financial education and counseling
  • Testing
  • Tutoring

Outreach Efforts Target

  • Disadvantaged individuals pursuing additional education
  • Disconnected students
  • First generation students (neither parent completed 4-year college degree)
  • Homeless students
  • Individuals in foster care or are aging out of foster care
  • Limited English proficient students
  • Low income individuals and families
  • Students with disabilities
  • Veterans

Why Pursue Additional Education in Grundy County?

Minimum pay by degree for residents in Grundy County:

Grundy County minimum pay by degree bar graph

Source: 2013-2017 American Community Survey - U.S. Census Bureau

Grundy County Estimated Median Pay (minimum to maximum range):

 
Pay Frequency High School Graduate/High School Equivalency Some College/Associates Degree Bachelor's Degree Graduate/Professional Degree
Hourly 6.98 - 15.60 8.43 - 16.12 9.05 - 23.59 12.93 - 29.43
Weekly 279.20 - 624.00 337.20 - 644.94 362.00 - 943.75 517.20 - 1,177.02
Monthly 1,209.86 - 2,704.00 1,461.20 - 2,794.74 1,568.66 - 4,089.58 2,241.20 - 5,100.42
Yearly 14,518.40 - 32,448.00 17,534.40 - 33,536.88 18,824.00 - 49,075.00 26,894.40 - 61,205.04

Source: 2013-2017 American Community Survey - U.S. Census Bureau