The University of Tennessee Chattanooga: Review & Facts

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The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is a large four-year, public school with 11,390 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1886 and is one of the 8 colleges and schools located in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
61
Fair
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

The University of Tennessee Chattanooga follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 61 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Engineering, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
71%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is fair at 71% (close to Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is low: 39%.

Student to faculty ratio at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is reasonably decent, 20:1. Read more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,600
High
Average tuition price is high, $22,800 annually. The additional fees at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga beyond tuition are roughly $1,800, which comes to $24,600 a year.

Read the details about The University of Tennessee Chattanooga additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
79%
Doable
According to recent data, 6,752 applications were submitted and 5,349 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,100
Medium
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 3,200 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: approximately $5,100 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, The University of Tennessee Chattanooga seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The University of Tennessee Chattanooga Location and Maps



Post Address: The University of Tennessee Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Ave, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403-2598, USA
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