DSCC is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant, alien students on F-1 and J-1 visas.
Complete credentials must be received in the Office of Admissions according to the following:
July 1 for admission to the fall (August) term
November 1 for admission to the spring (January) term
March 1 for admission for summer (May) admission.
Complete the paper admissions application if you did not attend DSCC the previous semester excluding summer.
Submit a certified or notarized copy of your authenticated academic records in English translation. These records should describe the courses of instruction in terms of years spent in school and the type of subject matter covered, with grades earned in each subject. The educational level attained must be comparable to a high school diploma in the United States.
Submit an official transcript in English translation from each college or university that you have attended.
Submit an official ACT score if you are under the age of 21. If ACT scores are older than three years, you will be required to re-take the ACT.
Submit official Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores if your native language is not English. You must have a minimum score of 133 on the computer-based TOEFL or 450 on the paper-based TOEFL or 45 on the Internet-based TOEFL to be admitted to DSCC.
Show evidence of financial capability. You must provide a statement indicating who will provide funds for the applicant’s educational and living expenses while you are enrolled at DSCC.
Submit a certificate from a licensed physician or other qualified medical authority verifying freedom from tuberculosis within thirty days from the first day of classes. Failure to furnish such a certificate shall result in denial of further enrollment or admission. In the event that you either have tuberculosis or have potential tuberculosis requiring medical treatment, continued enrollment will be contingent upon the determination by a licensed physician that further enrollment does not present a risk to others upon your compliance with any prescribed medical treatment program.
Dyersburg Campus 731-286-3350, Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County 901-475-3100, Gibson County Center 731-855-1419. Email: enroll@DSCC.edu
Dyersburg State Community College, a Tennessee Board of Regents institution, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age (as applicable), status as a covered veteran, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal or state civil rights law. The Equity Officer has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity policies and can be reached in the Eller Building - Room 231 - 1510 Lake Road - Dyersburg, TN 38024 - (731) 286-3316 - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dyersburg State Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees at the associate level. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Dyersburg State Community College.