Southwest Tennessee Community College is a public institution with more than eight campuses and centers in Memphis, and Shelby and Fayette counties in Tennessee. The college offers various degrees and certificate programs, and is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It provides a wide range of honors, associate and degree courses, and it also offers special programs in fine arts, criminal justice, allied health sciences, nursing, information technologies, engineering technologies, automotive technology and business studies. Its liberal studies and education division offers courses in developmental studies, languages, literature, education, and social and behavioral science. Southwest Tennessee Community College provides a wide range of continuing education courses and community partnership, which provides business, industry and individual training and skills. The college also provides academic developmental and comprehensive support services.