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Hiwassee College, founded in 1849 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church, is a liberal arts and applied science institution of higher education providing quality instruction to residential and commuter students in a community that promotes learning, faith, and service.

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Current Students

Victoria Hopson, a junior honor student and volleyball player, is awarded the GFCW scholarship. 

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Faculty & Staff

Hiwassee College’s Dr. Robert Allen was one of three local writers to win the K-Town Caper Contest.

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Congratulations to the Dental Hygiene Class of 2016. Click "Read More" to see a special video recapping their success. 

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News & Events


Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene

Hiwassee College Dental Hygiene program is ranked among the top 50 programs in the country for 2016 and is one of three colleges in Tennessee to offer a four year degree in Dental Hygiene. This program shows no sign of slowing as the department is expected to unveil their new facility to the community January 2017.

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Equine Events Management Class Hosts Fall Fusion

On Saturday, November 5, 2016, Hiwassee College Equine students hosted their first horse show: The Fall Fusion Dressage and Combined Training Show. Offering classes in Dressage, Gaited Dressage, Cowboy Dressage, and a Combined Test judged by Laura Wolfe. Students ran the entire show! From hiring the judge, securing sponsorships, marketing and advertising, managing entries, scheduling ride times, coordinating volunteers, even building and painting jumps; our students put on an excellent show for their equine events management class. This is just one example of the hands-on experience offered through the Equine Program at Hiwassee College.

Be on the lookout for the second show of the academic year.

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