Pathways at Nashville State Community College (NSCC)

Pathways at NSCC provides opportunities for juniors and seniors in high school to earn certifications in pathways not currently offered in traditional CMCSS high schools.
Students attend core classes at their zoned high school from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., then attend pathway classes on the campus of NSCC from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
School system transportation is not provided for students attending classes at NSCC.

Pathways at NSCC Admission Requirements:

– CMCSS Student
– 2.3 GPA or higher
– Maturity for a college environment
– Good attendance and behavior
– On track to graduate

Information Sessions

In January, representatives from Middle College, TCAT, and NSCC will host additional information sessions for students wishing to learn more about these options.  These informational sessions will take place during the school day for students who register using this link.  

A parent information session will take place on January 23, 2019 at 5:30PM at Central Services South.

Apply here:

NSCC Application Form

The following programs are offered at Pathways at NSCC:

Early Childhood Education Technical Certification

This program prepares students for employment in the field of child care or early education. Students can use TNPromise funding to complete one year of classes at NSCC after high school in order to earn an Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education degree.

Logistics Technical Certifications

This program prepares students for employment in the supply chain management field, including current laws and ethical issues related to large scale purchase,
transport and storage of materials. In addition to the Logistics Technical Certificate, students will also have the opportunity to earn the Transportation Technical Certificate and the Supply Chain Technical Certificate.