About the TCAT //

The President

I would like to welcome you to the Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Murfreesboro.  I am excited to work alongside my colleagues as President of the college.  Whether you are a potential student wanting to learn more about our college, visitor, industry or community partner; we welcome you to TCAT-Murfreesboro!

At TCAT-Murfreesboro we pride ourselves in helping each student find their passion and build their self-esteem to reach their maximum potential.  The opportunities in technical education are growing exponentially in our communities we serve.  We want to challenge each student during their educational journey to be exceptional and a contributing member to one of our many top employers and community.

We would enjoy welcoming you to visit our Murfreesboro and Smyrna campuses to get a firsthand view of our programs.  At TCAT-Murfreesboro we strive to be a college where students want to attend, employees love to work and be a college of excellence in all we do!

We look forward to meeting you soon!


Patrick Wade, President

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Murfreesboro