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  1. #1 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Vanderbilt University

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    4 Year,

    NASHVILLE, TN,

    1299 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University in 2021 with a Bachelor's degree in Neuroscience. I primarily chose to attend Vandy for its academic prowess, and it definitely lived up to that....

    Read 1299 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 12%,

    Net Price: $25,804,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

  2. #2 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Rhodes College

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    4 Year,

    MEMPHIS, TN,

    653 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says To begin, the size of Rhodes College is ideal for getting to know many other students, especially of other graduation years. The campus has beautiful buildings (though some are better on the....

    Read 653 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 51%,

    Net Price: $29,852,

    SAT Range: 1220-1400,

  3. #3 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Sewanee - The University of the South

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    4 Year,

    SEWANEE, TN,

    437 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Excellent school and education. When I went to law school I was leaps and bounds above other students my 1L year. It’s concerning how poorly educated state other state and private school students....

    Read 437 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $36,244,

    SAT Range: 1160-1340,

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  5. #6 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Lipscomb University

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    4 Year,

    NASHVILLE, TN,

    792 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Lipscomb's campus is beautiful, the grass areas, the trees, the fountain, all of it, it makes me want to stay even during the breaks. New Student Orientation was the best week of my life, super fun...Lipscomb has so many resources for academic success such as a math lab, a writing studio, research help, and tutoring, all which are included in tuition. There are also various resources for...I love this University and would not want to be anywhere else!.

    Read 792 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $26,421,

    SAT Range: 1080-1310,

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  7. #7 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Johnson University

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    4 Year,

    KNOXVILLE, TN,

    292 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says This was my first year attending JU, and I loved every minute of it. It is truly and uncommon community, filled with so many exceptional people and professors! If you're looking to get a great....

    Read 292 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 55%,

    Net Price: $18,292,

    SAT Range: 990-1200,

  8. #9 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Trevecca Nazarene University

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    4 Year,

    NASHVILLE, TN,

    414 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The two years in which I have attended Trevecca Nazarene University have been an amazing experience! Since I first set foot on campus, I've been surrounded by a loving and accepting community, both...Every faculty member is willing to help each student in reaching success and give the necessary advice to do so. Now there is the fact that Trevecca is a smaller campus, and will only offer certain...Overall, Trevecca pushes for community and I've certain felt part of the community on campus!.

    Read 414 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $16,508,

    SAT Range: 1040-1290,

  9. #17 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Southern Adventist University

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    4 Year,

    COLLEGEDALE, TN,

    790 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Although I had another plans by the beginning of the 2020, I'd have never thought of being a nursing student at SAU. The twist I had almost a year ago meant a remarkable event in my life. I was not....

    Read 790 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $24,491,

    SAT Range: 970-1250,

  10. #20 Colleges with the Best Academics in Tennessee.

    Lee University

    4 Year,

    CLEVELAND, TN,

    1525 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says For the most part, Lee's educational programs are outstanding. They have great science, nursing , social sciences, education, and music programs. The biggest downside is lack of things to do.....

    Read 1525 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $17,629,

    SAT Range: 970-1200,

  11. Milligan University

    4 Year,

    MILLIGAN, TN,

    315 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My first year of Milligan University was more than I could have ever hoped for. Having lived in one place for my entire life, I was scared to move to a completely new place where I knew no one. The....

    Read 315 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 99%,

    Net Price: $21,003,

    SAT Range: 1080-1270,

  12. University of Tennessee - Chattanooga

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    4 Year,

    CHATTANOOGA, TN,

    1535 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The University of Tennessee- Chattanooga is a great 4 year institution! I enjoyed my time there and am sad it is coming to an end soon. UTC is a beautiful campus with ample resources including a....

    Read 1535 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $14,888,

    SAT Range: 1020-1200,