Interesting News Happening at Pellissippi State Community College:
Pellissippi State Expands With New Buildings
Pellissippi State Community College is working on its largest expansion in 44 years. The new 82,000-square-foot science and math building will help Pellissippi State meet demands for classrooms and lab spaces that have increased due to Tennessee Promise and Tennessee Reconnect, last-dollar scholarships offered to high school seniors and adults without college degrees.
Pellissippi State Establishes Teaching and Learning Center
Through funding from the Department of Education, Pellissippi State has established a center dedicated to faculty professional development. The Pellissippi Academic Center for Excellence (PACE) facilitates quality and innovation in teaching and learning through collaboration, partnership, and professional development throughout the college.
Pellissippi State Partners With Blout Memorial to Train Nurses
Pellissippi State Community College is helping Blount Memorial Hospital nurses train to care for COVID-19 patients. The partnership allows the Maryville hospital’s nurses to train in the nursing simulation lab on the college’s Blount County campus.