Cookeville Campus

Volunteer State Community College at Cookeville is a public, comprehensive community college offering associate degrees and certificates as well as general education classes. At Volunteer State Cookeville, we are committed to providing high quality educational programs, strengthening community and workforce partnerships in the Upper Cumberland area; promoting diversity and cultural awareness, inspiring life-long learning, and preparing students for successful careers, university transfer, & meaningful citizenship in a global society.

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Campus Information

Open Hours

  • Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Library Hours

  • Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thigpen Library @ Cookeville


Business Office/Cashier Window

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(closed daily, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm)

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Campus Offerings


  • Accounting, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • Basic and Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Technical Certificate
  • Business, AAS
  • Business Administration, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • Criminal Justice, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway) and Technical Certificate
  • Early Childhood Education (Pre-K-3), AST (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • Entrepreneurship Technical Certificate
  • Finance, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • General Studies, AS
  • Health Sciences AAS, Paramedic Concentration
  • Information Systems, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • Management, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • Marketing, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)
  • Mechatronics Technology, AAS and Technical Certificate
  • Paramedic Technical Certificate
  • Sociology, AS (Tennessee Transfer Pathway)

View a complete list of programs available through Vol State.



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Student Resources


  • By appointment only
  • Monday - Friday

Schedule an exam at the Volunteer State Cookeville Testing Center

Learning Commons

In Person

  • Monday, 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Extended Virtual Hours



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