Welcome to Dyersburg State Community College!


Applying for admission to DSCC is an easy process. Admissions requirements vary according to your most recent educational experience. Find the category that describes you:

New Freshmen
High school graduates, students with an ACE External Degree Program, or students who have earned a high school equivalency diploma entering college for the first time.

Readmit Students
Students who have attended Dyersburg State in the past and wish to return.

Transfer Students
Students who have attended another college or university and want to transfer to Dyersburg State.

Transient Students
Student from another institution who takes classes during a semester at Dyersburg State and transfers the credits to the home institution the following semester.

Dual Enrollment
High school students who wish to earn college credits while still in high school.

Gifted and Talented
Students in middle school or high school and are classified as “gifted and talented”.

International Students
You are not a U.S. citizen and are interested in obtaining an F1 student visa and working toward a degree with Dyersburg State.

Non-High School graduate, no High School Equivalency Diploma
You did not complete high school with a standard diploma and do not have a high school equivalency diploma (GED or HiSET).

Personal or professional enrichment
Student who is taking one or more courses for credit or audit, but is not pursuing a degree or certificate credit program.

Under The Tennessee Eligibility Verification for Entitlements Act (EVEA), DSCC is required to verify that a person seeking a state public benefit – including in-state tuition – is either a United States citizen or lawfully present in the United States. There are various ways that you can comply with EVEA.