The University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Mission Statement


Quick Facts

Updated U.S. Gov IPEDS 2017-18
Logo of The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Major City
Top Ranked
  • Location: Knoxville, TN
  • Student Body: 28,321
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Public
  • Campus Type: Urban
  • Web Site: www.utk.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 76.97%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 76.97%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • In State Tuition: $11,110
  • Out of State/International Tuition: $29,300
  • In State Grad Tuition: $11,244
  • Out of State Grad Tuition: $29,432
  • Room and Board: $10,696
  • Books and Supplies: $1,598
  • Other Fees: $2,090
  • Net Price In-Disctrict/State: $20,995
  • Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 4,895
  • Men / Women Ratio: 2,329 / 2,566
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 580 - 660
  • Median SAT Math Range: 560 - 650
  • Median ACT Range: 24 - 24
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 42
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business: 22%
  • Engineering: 11%
  • Parks: 8%
  • Social Sciences: 7%
  • Communication: 7%

Academic Programs

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 145 Total Programs in Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Certificate ProgramsThe University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 36 Certificate Programs
Agriculture
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Ethnic
Foreign Language
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin
Science Technician
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsThe University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 83 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsThe University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 80 Master's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsThe University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 60 Doctorate Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 70%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 72%
  • 1st Year Retention: 86%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $51,000
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 28,321
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 76%
  • Black Students: 6%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Asian Students: 3%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%