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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
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  • 4 Year
  • CHATTANOOGA, TN

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade C+

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UTChattanooga is an above-average public university located in Chattanooga, Tennessee. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 8,958 undergraduate students. The UTChattanooga acceptance rate is 86%. Popular majors include Business, Kinesiology and Exercise Science, and Psychology. Graduating 54% of students, UTChattanooga alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $30,900.

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615 MCCALLIE AVE
CHATTANOOGA, TN 37403
About UTChattanooga...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Southern Conference

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

UTC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
86%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1030-1230
ACT Range
20-26
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$13,552 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,566 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
66%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 88 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 108 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 107 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    28%
  • On Campus
    70%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
8,958 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,088
Undergrads Over 25
10%
Pell Grant
38%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 67 responses
  • Just regular people all fun to be around.
    46%
  • Either Greek or nature lover
    40%
  • Diverse
    9%
  • Outgoing
    3%
  • Nerdy
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
59%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 131 responses
Poll
48%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 149 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 76 responses
  • City meets nature
    50%
  • Diverse
    24%
  • Oppertunities
    8%
  • Greek
    5%
  • Opportunity-filled
    4%
  • Underrated
    4%
  • Home away from home
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 57 responses

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