College of Applied Technology at Knoxville
A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution
1100 Liberty St
Knoxville, TN 37919
The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Knoxville was founded in 1966 by the State Board of Education. The Knoxville school was operated by the Knoxville City School System under contract with the Tennessee Board of Education from 1966-1984, when the operation was assumed by the Tennessee Board of Regents.
It is our philosophy that each citizen should have the privilege and opportunity to reach his or her maximum potential. Individualized instruction provides each student with the highest quality training possible in the occupational area of his or her choice. Our high placement rates are a direct result of the quality of instruction coupled with the relationship that we enjoy with our many business and industry partners. We’re proud of the fact that overall 84% of our graduates are placed in their field of study, 80% complete their program of study, and 98% pass licensure exams associated with their program of study.