DSCC Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County
3149 Hwy. 51 S., Covington, TN 38019
Situated on 102 acres, the Center is comprised of three buildings. The 33,503 square-foot Jimmy Naifeh Building houses instructional classrooms, labs, a commons area, advising center, and an on-site bookstore as well as the administrative offices. The Baptist Memorial Health Care Academic Building supports the Nursing and Emergency Medical Services/Paramedic programs.
DSCC broke ground for the new 54,000 square foot Learning Resource Center, Student Center and the Tipton County Public Library on November 16, 2011 and celebrated its grand opening on September 30, 2014. This state-of-the-art unique facility offers students and users of the public library access to over 500 computers and includes an Advanced Integrated Industrial Technology (AIIT) Lab, the Peter Fyfe Genealogy Room, the Rose Companies Children’s Multi-Purpose Lab and Performance Area, Duke’s Café, a lab for recreation and physical fitness, plus several work rooms, study labs and classrooms. The office of Jimmy Naifeh, Speaker Emeritus, Tennessee House of Representatives, is located near the front door entrance.
The Cruxent Art Exhibit is on permanent display inside the Jimmy Naifeh Building.