Northeast State

Northeast State

Northeast State is an open-access, public, comprehensive community college that advances the lifelong educational development of the residents of the region and strengthens the economic and social/cultural aspects of the community.  To facilitate teaching, learning, service, and student success, the College provides innovative, high-quality, and relevant associate, certificate, and career-focused educational programs and services.  Programming and comprehensive support services are offered through varied delivery systems and at multiple sites throughout its primary service area of Carter, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington Counties.  Within all aspects of its operations, Northeast State serves the public’s interest through the wise use of fiscal, human, and physical resources.

In-State Tuition & Fees

6086 Students

Degrees & Certificates Awarded Last Year

Teaching Locations

Location Address City Zip Code
Main Campus 2425 HWY 75 Blountville 37617
Gray 120 Dillon Court Gray 37615
Kingsport 300 W. Market Street Kingsport 37660
Elizabethton 386 Highway 91N Elizabethton 37643
Bristol 620 State Street Bristol 37620 ‎

Counties Served

Carter, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, Washington


  • Accounting
  • Advertising/Public Relations
  • Automotive Technology
  • Biology
  • Business Management
  • Cardiovascular Technology
  • Chemical Process Operations
  • Chemistry
  • Child Development
  • Cisco Networking Technology
  • Combination Welder
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Electricity
  • Dental Assistant
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Electrical Technology
  • English
  • Exercise Science
  • Foreign Language
  • General Technology
  • History
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology
  • Industrial Process Control Technology
  • Kinesiology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Drafting
  • Nursing
  • Office Administration
  • Paramedic
  • Personal Computer/Network Tech
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Medical Technology
  • Pre-Occupational Therapy
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Production Machine Operator
  • Psychology
  • Public Safety
  • Religious Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Speech
  • Sports Management
  • Teaching
  • Theatre Arts
  • Web Design
  • Web Technology

Student Profile


Full Time / Part Time

Student / Faculty Ratio


Financial Aid

Online Learning

Enjoy the flexibility of learning at home with online courses taught by the same high-quality instructors you’ll find on campus.

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Workforce Programs

Tennessee’s Community Colleges regularly partner with area businesses to create training programs tailored to meet the needs of employers and get you to work sooner.

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Transfer Pathways

Be assured that your course credits will transfer to a state university and allow you to continue your education with Tennessee Transfer Pathways programs.

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Workforce Development Contact
2425 Hwy. 75
Blountville, TN 37617
Phone: 423-354-2570

Information Updated February, 2014