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There are endless possibilities with more than 130 programs of study available. Start here and you can earn an associate degree or certificate, or complete two years of courses that will transfer almost anywhere.

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Advanced Technologies

Auto Body Service Technology

Certificate

The Auto Body Service program prepares individuals with knowledge and skills that will enable them to repair a modern automobile that has been involved in a major or minor collision.

Automotive Service

Certificate

The Automotive Service certificate program prepares individuals as automotive technicians.

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Certificate

The Aviation Maintenance Technology certificate provides students with the fundamental knowledge and skills of the aviation maintenance and repair industry. Instruction in the program emphasizes maintenance skills associated with the repair and installation of aviation electronics, aircraft structures, and aircraft mechanical systems. Student will develop core skills in fuselage and sheet metal repair, electrical systems, hydraulics, and aircraft repair procedures.   

Aviation Technology

AAS

The Aviation Technology program provides students with the fundamental knowledge and skills of the aviation maintenance and repair industry.

Chemical Process Operations

Certificate

The Chemical Process Operations certificate program includes courses that prepare individuals for employment in chemical or related industries.

Combination Welding

Certificate

The Combination Welding technical certificate program is designed to prepare individuals for employment as welders in an industrial setting.                                                                                  

Computer-Aided Drafting

Certificate

The Computer-Aided Drafting academic certificate prepares individuals for possible employment as a detail drafter or drafting design apprentice in the manufacturing or industrial environment, construction field assistant, production process apprentice, or an entry-level position in estimating and procurement.

Construction Electricity

Certificate

The Construction Electricity certificate program prepares individuals for employment in areas of residential, industrial, and commercial wiring. The program emphasizes wiring procedures and requirements set forth by the National Electrical Code.                                    

Electrical Technology – Electrical

AAS

The Electrical program prepares individuals for employment as electricians in residential,
commercial, and industrial settings. The program stresses wiring procedures and requirements set forth by the National Electrical Code.

Electrical Technology – Electromechanical

AAS

The Electromechanical program prepares individuals for employment in electrical and mechanical maintenance fields as entry level maintenance technicians.

General Technology

AAS

The General Technology program is designed for students who wish to complete a two-year technical degree applicable to immediate employment. The program allows students flexibility in selecting courses that can meet specific educational and employment goals. The program prepares students for unique positions in the workplace for which specified degree programs do not currently exist. It is not intended for large-scale application, but is to be used to meet customized, industry-specific needs and/or unique academic and career goals identified by the student.

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

Certificate

The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Certificate program prepares individuals for positions in the Heating, Ventilation,  and Air Conditioning industry. Instruction is provided in the maintenance, troubleshooting, and installation of HVAC equipment.

Industrial Operations

Certificate

The Industrial Operations certificate program includes courses that prepare individuals for employment in an industrial setting and/or to provide knowledge and skills to current employees in the industrial setting.

Industrial Technology – Automotive Body/Collision Repair

AAS

The Automotive Body/Collision Repair program prepares individuals with knowledge and skills that will enable them to repair a modern automobile that has been involved in a major or minor collision.

Industrial Technology – Automotive Service

AAS

The Automotive Service program prepares individuals as automotive technicians and as automotive service center managers.

Industrial Technology – Engineering Design Technology

AAS

The Engineering Design Technology program prepares individuals for employment as industrial design drafters and engineering technicians in specific disciplines. The curriculum incorporates guidelines developed by the American National Standards Institute, American Institute of Steel Construction, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, and ISO (International Standards Organization).

Industrial Technology – Machine Tool

AAS

The Machine Tool program prepares individuals for employment in an industrial setting as machinists and computer numerical control (CNC) programmer/operators. Students gain experience operating different pieces of manufacturing equipment to include machine lathes, mills, grinders, and CAD/CAM software.                                                                                                            

Industrial Technology – Manufacturing Engineering Technology

AAS

The Manufacturing Engineering Technology program prepares individuals to function effectively in technical/management positions in an industrial environment.

Industrial Technology – Mechanical

AAS

The Mechanical program prepares individuals for positions in heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC), and industrial maintenance career fields.  Students receive classroom and laboratory instruction in areas of air conditioning and heating, mechanical transmissions, hydraulics and pneumatics, and industrial safety with a particular emphasis focused in electricity.

Industrial Technology – Motor Sports

AAS

The Motor Sports program prepares individuals for employment in the motor sports automotive service industry as an entry-level technician.

Industrial Technology – Welding/Metal Fabrication

AAS

The Welding/Metal Fabrication program prepares individuals as welders or metal fabricators.

Machine Tool Operations

Certificate

The Machine Tool Operations certificate program prepares individuals as machinists capable of reading blueprints and operating precision measuring instruments, metal turning lathes, milling machines, and computer numerical control (CNC) equipment.

Manufacturing Technology

AS

The university parallel program in Manufacturing Technology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Manufacturing Technology.

Behavioral and Social Sciences

Advertising/Public Relations

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Advertising/Public Relations is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Advertising/Public Relations.

Broadcasting

AS

The university parallel program in Broadcasting is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Broadcasting.

Criminal Justice

AAS

The Criminal Justice program is designed to prepare individuals for a career in the field of public safety and criminal justice. The program emphasizes the professional knowledge and skills essential for careers in law enforcement and public safety or related fields.

Early Childhood Education

AAS and Certificate*

The Early Childhood Education degree program is designed to prepare individuals for employment in the career fields of early childhood education, childcare, and early childhood development.

The Early Childhood Education certificate program is designed to prepare individuals to work with infant, toddlers, and other pre-school-aged children and their families in a variety of childcare provider settings and agencies.

Mass Communication – Transfer to Emory and Henry College

AA

The university parallel program in Mass Communication – Transfer to Emory and Henry College is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Emory and Henry College to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Mass Communication.  The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Mass Communication.

Pre-Teacher Education: K-6

AST

The Associate of Science in Teaching degree program in K-6 education is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree program in K-6 education.

Pre-Teacher Education – Secondary Education

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Secondary Education is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Education. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Education. Students who successfully complete the program and meet other requirements may receive state teacher licensure.

Sociology – Transfer to Emory and Henry College

AA

The university parallel program in Sociology – Transfer to Emory and Henry College is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Emory and Henry College to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Sociology.  The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Sociology.

Sport and Leisure Management: Parks and Recreation Sport Management

AS

The university parallel program in Parks and Recreation management is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation Management.

Business Technologies

Accounting Technology

Certificate

The Accounting Technology certificate program prepares individuals to perform accounting functions and enhances the skills and abilities of persons currently employed in this career field.

Administrative Professional Technology – Business Office

AAS

The Business Office concentration prepares individuals for employment as secretaries, office managers, or administrative assistants in a general office setting.

Administrative Professional Technology – Legal Office

AAS

The Legal Office concentration prepares individuals for employment as secretaries, office managers, or administrative assistants in law enforcement offices, courts, or legal offices.

Administrative Professional Technology – Medical Office

AAS

The Medical Office concentration prepares individuals for a variety of positions in today’s dynamic office work environment. Fields include medical receptionists, medical record clerks, hospital ward clerks, medical insurance clerks, patient account representatives, medical transcriptionists, medical administrative assistants, physician, or hospital coder.

Business – Accounting

AAS

The Accounting program prepares individuals for employment in corporate accounting positions and in firms which provide accounting services and enhances the skills and abilities of persons currently employed in this career field.

Business – Management

AAS

The Management program prepares individuals for positions in large-scale business, industrial, and governmental organizations and enhances the skills of individuals currently employed in these organizations.

Business – Small Business Management

AAS

The Small Business Management program prepares individuals for small business management positions and enhances the practical skills and abilities of small business owners and managers.      

Computer and Information Sciences – Computer Programming

AAS

The Computer Programming degree program is designed to prepare individuals for employment as computer programmers, programming assistants, maintenance programmers, and related positions in the information technology career field.

Computer and Information Sciences – Information Assurance

AAS

The Information Assurance program will focus on topics in cyber security and digital forensics. The students will learn how to fortify computer networks in order to prevent security breaches from cyber-terrorists or other intruders. In addition, students will learn how to recover data using digital forensics techniques.

Computer and Information Sciences – Internet and Web Development

AAS

The Internet and Web Development program concentrates on teaching the design and management of third generation web sites using the latest software and multimedia tools to position individuals at the leading edge of Internet and E-commerce technologies.

Computer and Information Sciences – Networking Engineering Technology

AAS

The Networking Engineering Technology program is designed to prepare individuals for employment as computer network technicians, network and cable installers, and network administrators in a Microsoft networking environment.

Computer and Information Sciences – Personal Computer Management

AAS

The Personal Computer Management program is designed to prepare individuals to set up and network personal computer equipment, install software and hardware, and analyze/correct problems encountered by computer users.

Customer Service and Sales

Certificate

The Customer Service and Sales certificate program will provide individuals the knowledge and skills associated with customer service, inside and outside sales and marketing, communication and promotion, and the use of computer technology for customer relationship management.

Entertainment Technology

AAS

The Entertainment Technology program is designed to provide students with the real-world applications of sound and lighting production within the entertainment industry. Students will receive training in live sound production, recording engineering, lighting production, and entertainment business management. Courses are taught in both classroom and lab settings. The conditions are established according to current industry methods as seen in the field.

Entertainment Technology – Sound and Lighting

Certificate

The Entertainment Technology – Sound and Lighting technical certificate program is designed to provide students with the basic knowledge and real-world applications for sound and lighting production. This includes small business management, live sound, recording, concert lighting, electronic/digital music, equipment maintenance and the basic concepts of computer operations.

Entrepreneurship

Certificate

The Entrepreneurship certificate program will provide individuals the knowledge and skills associated with small business marketing, organizing, establishing, and managing. Steps for following tax and license requirements, financing issues, and basic computer usage will be focused on during the entrepreneurship program.

Information Technology

AS

The university parallel program in Information Technology is designed for individuals who intend to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Information Technology.

Office Technology

Certificate

The Office Technology technical certificate program prepares individuals for entry-level duties in technology-intensive office environments.

Health-Related Professions

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Certificate

The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician program includes basic and limited advanced skills focused on the acute management and transportation of critical and emergent patients. The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician has the knowledge associated with, and is expected to be competent in, all of the skills of the EMR and EMT. Advanced Emergency Medical Technician training is a combination of classroom instruction (didactic and psychomotor) and numerous areas of clinical experience. Upon successful completion of the course, students are eligible to sit for the National Registry written and practical examinations.

Allied Health: Dental Assisting

AAS and Certificate

The Dental Assisting program provides the general education core, program specific courses, and clinical practicum to prepare students for a career as a Dental Assistant.                                         

Allied Health: Medical Laboratory Technology

AAS

The Medical Laboratory Technology program provides the general education core, program specific courses, and the clinical practicum to prepare students for careers as a Medical Laboratory Technician.                                                                                                        

Allied Health: Surgical Technology

AAS

The Surgical Technology program provides the general education core, program specific courses, and the clinical practicum to prepare students for a career as a Certified Surgical Technologist.

Cardiovascular Technology – Invasive Option

AAS

The Cardiovascular Technology program Invasive Option provides the general education core, program specific courses, and the clinical practicum to prepare students for a career as a Cardiovascular Technologist.

Cardiovascular Technology – Non-Invasive Option

AAS

The Cardiovascular Technology program Non-Invasive Option provides the general education core, program specific courses, and the clinical practicum for a career as a Registered Cardiac Sonographer.                                                        

Emergency Medical Technician

Certificate

The Emergency Medical Technician program is delivered through a combination of classroom instruction (didactic and psychomotor) and clinical experience. Upon successful completion of the course, students are eligible to sit for the National Registry’s written and practical examinations. Upon successful completion of examinations and other licensure requirements, the student will be eligible for the State of Tennessee EMT license.

Paramedic

AAS and Certificate

The EMT-Paramedic program provides the general education core, program specific courses, and the clinical practicum to prepare students for a career as a Paramedic serving in the pre-hospital and in-hospital environments.                                                         

Humanities

Digital Media

AS

The university parallel program in Digital Media is designed for transfer to East Tennessee State University and most other regional colleges and universities which offer a bachelor’s degree program in Digital Media.

General Education Core

Certificate

The university parallel Associate of Arts or Associate of Science – General Education Core Certificate program is designed for transfer to TBR Colleges and most other regional colleges and universities which offer a bachelor’s degree program.

General Tennessee Board of Regents Transfer

AA and AS

The university parallel Associate of Arts and Associate of Science – General programs are designed for individuals who have not selected a major area of study but intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to TBR Colleges and most other regional colleges and universities which offer a bachelor’s degree program.

General University of Tennessee at Knoxville Transfer

AA and AS

The university parallel Associate of Arts and Associate of Science  – General programs are designed for individuals who have not selected a major area of study but intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to complete the bachelor’s degree.

Music – Transfer to King University

AS

The articulation agreement with King University in Bristol, Tennessee, in Music is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to King University to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Music.  The program provides instruction in general education core courses and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Music.

Religious Studies – Transfer to Emory and Henry College

AA

The university parallel program in Religious Studies- Transfer to Emory and Henry College is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Emory and Henry College to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Religious Studies. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Religious Studies.

Theatre – Transfer to Emory and Henry College

AA

The university parallel program in Theatre – Transfer to Emory and Henry College is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Emory and Henry College to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Theatre. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Theatre.

Visual Art and Design – Art History

AA

The university parallel program in Visual Art and Design is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Visual Art and Design.

Mathematics

Pre-Engineering

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Engineering is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Engineering. Emphasis areas include Chemical, Computer, General, and Industrial and Systems.

Pre-Industrial Technology

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Industrial Technology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Industrial Technology.

Surveying and Mapping

AS

The university parallel program in Surveying and Mapping is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Surveying and Mapping.

Nursing

Nursing

AAS

The Nursing program prepares individuals to become registered nurses. The associate degree nurse is a generalist whose practice encompasses the interrelated roles of care provider, manager of care, and a member of the comprehensive health care team.

Science

Agriculture

AS

The university parallel program in Agriculture is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Agriculture. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Agriculture.

Environmental Health

AS

The university parallel program in Environmental Health is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major Environmental Health.

Horticulture

AS

The university parallel program in Horticulture is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Horticulture. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Horticulture.

Pre-Cardiopulmonary Science

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Cardiopulmonary Science is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Cardiopulmonary Science.

Pre-Dental Hygiene – Transfer to ETSU

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Dental Hygiene is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Pre-Dental Hygiene.

Pre-Health – Athletic Training – Transfer to Emory and Henry College

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Health – Athletic Training – Transfer to Emory and Henry College is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Emory and Henry College to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Theatre. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Pre-Health – Athletic Training.

Pre-Laboratory Medical Science – Transfer to Lincoln Memorial University

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Laboratory Medical Science —Transfer to Lincoln Memorial University is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Lincoln Memorial University to complete the bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology.  The curriculum requires general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Medical Technology. Although BIOL 1110/1120 is not required for completion of the A.S. degree at Northeast State, it will also be required for entrance into the Laboratory Medical Science Program at Lincoln Memorial University.                                  

Pre-Nursing – Transfer to ETSU

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Nursing is designed for transfer to East Tennessee State University and may be accepted by other regional colleges and universities which offer a bachelor’s degree program in Pre-Nursing.

Pre-Nursing – Transfer to King University

AS

The articulation agreement with King University Bristol, Tennessee, in Pre-Nursing is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to King University to complete
the bachelor’s degree with a major in Nursing.

Pre-Nursing – Transfer to Milligan College

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Nursing is accepted for transfer by Milligan College, which offers a bachelor’s degree program in the field of Nursing.

Pre-Occupational Therapy – Transfer to Milligan College

AS

The university parallel program with an intent to apply for the graduate level degree in Occupational Therapy at Milligan College is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Milligan College to complete a bachelor’s degree in a health-related occupational area.

Pre-Pharmacy – Transfer to ETSU

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Pharmacy is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a degree program at Northeast State and then begin the professional pharmacy program in pursuit of the Doctor of Pharmacy degree or transfer to a four-year college or university to complete additional  coursework prior to applying to Pharmacy School.                                                      

Pre-Radiography

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Radiography is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Radiography.

Pre-Veterinary Science – Transfer to Lincoln Memorial University

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Veterinary Science – Transfer to Lincoln Memorial University is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to Lincoln Memorial University to complete the bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Science, which is a requirement for entrance into veterinary school.                                                                        

Pre-Wildlife and Fisheries Biology – Transfer to Lincoln Memorial University

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Wildlife and Fisheries Biology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Pre-Wildlife and Fisheries Biology. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Pre-Wildlife and Fisheries Biology.

Tennessee Transfer Pathways

Accounting – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Accounting is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Accounting.

Agriculture – Business – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Agriculture – Business is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Agriculture – Business The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Agriculture – Business.

Agriculture – Plant and Soil Science – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Agriculture – Plant and Soil Science is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Agriculture – Plant and Soil Science. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Agriculture – Plant and Soil Science.

Anthropology – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Anthropology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Anthropology. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Anthropology.

Biology – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Biology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Biology.

Business Administration – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Business Administration is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a Bachelor’s of Business Administration (BBA).

Chemistry – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Chemistry is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Chemistry.

Computer Science – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Computer Science is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Computer Science.

Criminal Justice – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Criminal Justice is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Criminal Justice.

Economics-Business – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Economics is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Economics. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Economics.

Economics-Liberal Arts – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA

The university parallel program in Economics is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to East Tennessee State University, University of Memphis, or University of Tennessee, Knoxville to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Economics. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Economics

Economics-Liberal Arts-Transfer to MTSU and UT Chattanooga – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Economics is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Economics.  The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Economics.

English – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA

The university parallel program in English is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in English.

Exercise Science – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Exercise Science is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science.

Family and Consumer Sciences – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Family and Consumer Sciences is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Family and Consumer Sciences. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Family and Consumer Sciences.

Finance – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Finance is designed for individuals who intend transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Finance. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Finance.

Foreign Language – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA

The university parallel program in Foreign Language is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Foreign Language. 

History – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in History is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in History.

Imaging Sciences – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Imaging Sciences is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Imaging Sciences. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program.

Information Systems – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Information Systems is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Information Systems.

International Affairs – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA

The university parallel program in International Affairs is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in International Affairs.  The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in International Affairs.

Kinesiology – Transfer to UT, Knoxville – Tennessee Transfer Pathway* 

AS

The university parallel program in Kinesiology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Kinesiology.

Management – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Management is designed for individuals who intend transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Management. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Management.

Marketing – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Marketing is designed for individuals who intend transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Marketing. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Marketing.

Mass Communication – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Mass Communication is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Mass Communication.

Mathematics – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Mathematics is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Mathematics.

Nutrition and Food Science – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Nutrition and Food Science is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Nutrition and Food Science. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program

Philosophy – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Philosophy is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Philosophy. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Philosophy.

Physical Education – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Physical Education is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Physical Education. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Physical Education.

Physics – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Physics is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Physics.

Political Science – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Political Science is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Political Science.

Pre-Clinical Laboratory Sciences – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Clinical Laboratory Sciences is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Clinical Laboratory Sciences or Medical Technology. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program.

Pre-Dental Hygiene – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Dental Hygiene is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Dental Hygiene. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program.

Pre-Engineering: Civil – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Engineering: Civil is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Civil Engineering.

Pre-Engineering: Electrical – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Engineering: Electrical is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Electrical Engineering.

Pre-Engineering: Mechanical – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Engineering: Mechanical is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Mechanical Engineering.

Pre-Health – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Health is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree in a health-related occupations career field such as chiropractic medicine, medicine, optometry, dentistry, veterinary medicine or other health-related professions.

Pre-Occupational Therapy – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Pre-Occupational Therapy is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Occupational Therapy.

Pre-Physical Therapy – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program with intent to apply for a graduate level degree in Physical Therapy is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor’s degree.

Pre-Teacher Education: Pre K-3 Early Childhood Education – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AST

The Associate of Science in Teaching degree program in Pre K-3 Early Childhood Education is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Pre K-3 Early Childhood Education.       

Psychology – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Psychology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Psychology.

Social Work – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Social Work is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Social Work.

Sociology – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Sociology is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Sociology.

Special Education – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Special Education is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Special Education. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Special Education.

Speech Communication – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Speech Communication is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Speech Communication.

Sport and Leisure Management – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AS

The university parallel program in Sport and Leisure Management is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree program in Sport and Leisure Management.  The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Sport and Leisure Management.

Theatre – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA and AS

The university parallel program in Theatre is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Theatre.

Visual Art and Design – Studio – Tennessee Transfer Pathway*

AA

The university parallel program in Visual Art and Design is designed for individuals who intend to complete the first two years of a baccalaureate degree program at Northeast State and then transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the bachelor’s degree with a major in Visual Art and Design. The curriculum includes general education and other selected courses typically required in a baccalaureate degree program in Visual Art and Design.

*This program was designed as a Tennessee Transfer Path to UT/TBR four year universities in compliance with Complete College Tennessee Act of 2010. Programs with this designation are intended to provide a seamless transfer between all schools in the Tennessee Board of Regents or University of Tennessee systems. Therefore, students completing this program should expect a seamless transfer to any public university in Tennessee. The program may also transfer to private colleges.