The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Tennessee

Overview

Address615 McCallie Ave
School Websitewww.utc.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Chattanooga, Tennessee that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 8,854 students applied to The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga. Of those students, 6,695 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga was $6,888, in addition to fees of $1,776. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga has a 48% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga acceptance rate is 76%. To put this into perspective, 6,695 of the 8,854 students who applied to The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga had an SAT score between the range of 990 and 1,210. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,888. Combined with fees of $1,776, room and board costs of $9,500, other expenses of $4,050 and the $1,400 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,614.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $24,782 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga to $39,732 for out-of-state students.

Students at The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga was $4,839 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 35%.

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Tennessee residents; in fact, 93% of all students reside in Tennessee. However, 6% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is 19:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 16% students enroll at The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga part-time; the other 9,802 students enrolled full-time.

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