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Tennessee State University Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Female Professors
46%
Male Professors
54%
Average Professor Salary
$89,940
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    40%
  • Asian American
    10%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    37%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
74%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.102 responses
Poll
64%
of students say professors care about their students' success.102 responses
Poll
53%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.102 responses
Poll
68%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.102 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
C+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
42%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
62%
Part-Time Retention Rate
38%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$2,994
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

Poll
Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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97%
of students say they attend class.68 responses
66%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.68 responses
96%
of students say they do all their homework.68 responses
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