New students must submit valid ACT/SAT scores—valid tests must have been earned within the past three years prior to the first day of class.
Students with scores below the minimum score on ACT/SAT must take entrance test(s).
Students with college-level transfer credit in English and math do not have to take entrance test(s).
To schedule an entrance test(s), call 865.694.6454.
Pellissippi State is a vital institution accustomed to transformation and growth. Since its founding in 1974 as State Technical Institute at Knoxville, the College has expanded the teaching of technology, the use of technology in instruction, and the transfer of technology to local business and industry in support of regional economic development.
Pellissippi 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. Non-Discrimination Policy.