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Thomas Nelson Community College

Hampton, VA

At A Glance

Main Address

99 Thomas Nelson Dr

Hampton, VA 23666-1433

https://tncc.edu/

Admission Office

99 Thomas Nelson Drive

Hampton, VA 23666

(757) 825-2800

Fax : (757) 825-2763

admissions@tncc.edu

Contact : Dana Cook

Interim Director of Admissions

Type of School

Medium

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 5793

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 7,314

In-State Tuition : $4,806.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $10,104.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Small City (50-250k)

Suburban

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : May 1

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Business Administration and Management, General A
Management Science A

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Speech Communication and Rhetoric C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C
Information Technology A
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Engineering
Engineering, General A
Surveying Engineering C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician A C
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A
Industrial Technology/Technician A
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician A C

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Child Care Provider/Assistant A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist A
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) A C
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician C
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician A

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological and Physical Sciences A

Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A
Fire Science/Fire-fighting A C

Social Sciences
Social Sciences, General A

Transportation & Materials Moving
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General C

Visual & Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General A
Design and Visual Communications, General A
Photography A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Cooperative Education

Cross-Registration

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Honors Program

Independent Study

Internships

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Geographic Location : 20 miles from Norfolk, 35 miles from Virginia Beach.

Small City

Suburban

Total undergraduates : 7,314

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 6,694

Graduate enrollment : --

Additional Housing Options

Car is not allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Gators

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Sports

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Test Policies for placement

Institution's own exam

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Special requirements for nursing program and dental hygiene program.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : Yes

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : No

From the college: Thomas Nelson Community College awards advanced standing credit for Advanced Placement (AP) exams in accordance with Virginia Community College System (VCCS) policy, which sets the minimum acceptable exam score at three (3) on AP exams. Credit may be awarded differently for scores that exceed the minimum. Faculty within the subject area review the learning objectives for Advanced Placement exams and determine equivalent courses offered at the College.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

From the college: If a student has passed the appropriate AP Exam with a high enough score they can be waived from our placement testing. A high school student can test out of many general education courses with the appropriate exams and scores.

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

Art History

3

6

ART 101 & 102

All

Biology

3

4

BIO 101

All

4

8

BIO 101 & 102

All

Calculus AB

3

4

MTH 263

All

Calculus BC

3

4

MTH 263

All

4

8

MTH 263 & 264

All

Chemistry

3

4

CHM 111

All

4

8

CHM 111 & 112

All

Computer Science A

3

7

CSC 200, 201

All

Computer Science Principles

3

7

CSC 200, 201

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

ENG 111

All

English Literature and Composition

3

3

ENG 125

All

Environmental Science

3

4

BIO 107

All

European History

3

3

HIS 102

All

French Language and Culture

3

8

FRE 101-102

All

4

11

FRE 101, 102 & 201

All

5

14

FRE 101, 102, 201 & 202

All

Human Geography

3

3

GEO 210

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECO 201

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECO 202

All

Music Theory

3

4

MUS 111

All

Physics 1

3

--

--

All

Physics 2

3

--

--

All

Psychology

3

3

PSY 200

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

8

SPA 101-102

All

4

11

SPA 101, 102 & 201

All

5

14

SPA 101, 102, 201 & 202

All

Statistics

3

3

MTH 245

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

PLS 135

All

United States History

3

6

HIS 121 & 122

All

World History: Modern

3

6

HIS 111 & 112

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

6

Biology

50

6

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

4

Chemistry

50

6

College Algebra

50

3

College Composition

50

6

College Mathematics

50

3

English Literature

50

6

French I

40

8

French II

50

8

German I

40

8

German II

50

8

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Natural Science

50

3

Pre Calculus

50

6

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

40

8

Spanish II

50

8

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid office phone : (757) 825-2848

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $156.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $332.60

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

State/District Residency

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$4,806.00

$4,806.00

$4,806.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$10,104.00

$10,104.00

$10,104.00

Room only:

--

--

--

Books and supplies:

--

--

--

Estimated personal expenses:

--

--

--

Transportation expenses:

--

--

--

Estimated Total In-state:

$4,806.00

$4,806.00

$4,806.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$10,104.00

$10,104.00

$10,104.00

Important cost information from the school: Out-of-state students pay an additional $705 capital outlay fee.

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Recommended)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Standardized Test Scores

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Transfer center

Special Requirements

Transcripts and additional waiting period required for students suspended or dismissed from prior institution.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $10,104.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $332.60

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students