African dancers
Flags from different countries
People talking at the Festival of Cultures

Pellissippi State: Bringing the World to International Students


International Student Workshops

Faculty International Student Workshops


Pellissippi State Community College is excited to welcome you to our campuses!  We want your experience to be rewarding and memorable.  We encourage students to be involved in campus activities, challenge themselves academically, learn more about the American culture and language, and make new friends from the around the world.

Pellissippi State offers English as a Second Language Courses to help intermediate level students to develop their writing, reading, grammar, speaking and listening skills in order to be successful in their college coursework. Pellissippi State also offers Associate Degree career programs, university transfer pathways and certificates to help students reach their academic and professional goals.