South College, a private post-secondary institution in Knoxville, Tennessee, got its start in 1882 as a branch of Nashville Business College. Though the college initially focused on fields such as accounting and business administration, student living has been dramatically expanded to include computer-related fields and an assortment of other professional arenas. As of 2011, South College operates two campuses in eastern Tennessee: a main campus in western Knoxville, and a new satellite campus in western Knox County. Student housing is available near both locations, with the option to rent a college apartment. The city of Knoxville, carrying a population of about 178,900 residents offers a wide variety of cultural attractions and a loaded events schedule in which students with off campus housing can participate.
Accepting both undergraduate and postgraduate students, South College offers degrees at the associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels. Undergraduate degrees are conferred in business administration, criminal justice, elementary education, health science, legal studies, nursing and pharmaceutical science. Graduate students may earn a master's degree in education or physician assistant studies or a Ph.D. in Pharmacy. At the core of student living at South College lies the school's pre-professional programs in paralegal and legal studies, criminal justice, elementary education, and several health-related fields, including a certificate program in nuclear medicine.
Student housing in Knoxville allows those attending South College to explore one of Tennessee's most active cultural centers. The city, Tennessee's third-largest, plays host to dozens of events throughout the years, including the Knoxville Marathon, the Big Ears Festival, Boo at the Zoo, Knoxville Brewers' Jam, GreekFest and the Dogwood Arts Festival. While these events are easy to reach, most South College apartments are located in a quieter neighborhood, west of the city, that gives students a relaxing place to live and study.
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