Kingsport Center for Higher Education (KCHE)


300 West Market Street, Kingsport, TN 37660 │ 423.354.5521

The Kingsport Center for Higher Education (KCHE) is a 54,000 square-foot facility administered by Northeast State Community College. KCHE consists of three institutions: Lincoln Memorial University, East Tennessee State University, and Northeast State Community College.  

This unique partnership allows the Center to offer courses and programs ranging from associate to doctoral degrees. The KCHE offers the core and prerequisite classes for associate degrees and certificate programs from Northeast State and select baccalaureate and graduate degrees from participating universities. You can complete an associate of arts or associate of science degree (University Parallel Program) and transfer directly into one of the senior institutions housed in the KCHE.

Services Provided at KCHE

Blazier-Wilson Hall offers the following services: Admissions, Business Office, Career Development Services, Financial Aid, and Testing Services.

Additional Information

To learn more please contact us at 423.354.5521 or Please view the KCHE Event Calendar listed below.     

Schedule of ClassesAcademic Calendar

Multi-Campus Programs