Best Colleges in Tennessee - Acceptance Rate, SAT Score Range, ACT Score Range, Location, Address

Best Colleges in Tennessee
14 college(s) found. Showing 1 - 14.
The results are sorted by US News rankings for Best National Universities.
#15 in National Universities
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Federal School Code 003535OPE ID 00353500

Private

Net Price: $20,253

In-State Fee: $49,816

Out-of-State Fee: $49,816
#104 in National Universities
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
Federal School Code 003530OPE ID 00353000

PUBLIC

Net Price: $19,142

In-State Fee: $13,006

Out-of-State Fee: $31,426
#166 in National Universities
Belmont University, Nashville, TN
Federal School Code 003479OPE ID 00347900

Private

Net Price: $35,861

In-State Fee: $34,310

Out-of-State Fee: $34,310
#185 in National Universities
Union University, Jackson, TN
Federal School Code 003528OPE ID 00352800

Private

Net Price: $27,551

In-State Fee: $32,610

Out-of-State Fee: $32,610
#218 in National Universities
Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN
Federal School Code 003486OPE ID 00348600

Private

Net Price: $24,334

In-State Fee: $32,144

Out-of-State Fee: $32,144
#254 in National Universities
Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN
Federal School Code 003502OPE ID 00350200

Private

Net Price: $15,053

In-State Fee: $22,010

Out-of-State Fee: $22,010
#272 in National Universities
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
Federal School Code 003509OPE ID 00350900

PUBLIC

Net Price: $13,048

In-State Fee: $9,317

Out-of-State Fee: $21,029
#272 in National Universities
Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN
Federal School Code 003523OPE ID 00352300

PUBLIC

Net Price: $16,321

In-State Fee: $8,731

Out-of-State Fee: $24,595
#293381 in National Universities
Carson-Newman University, Jefferson City, TN
Federal School Code 003481OPE ID 00348100

Private

Net Price: $18,906

In-State Fee: $27,900

Out-of-State Fee: $27,900
#293381 in National Universities
East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Federal School Code 003487OPE ID 00348700

PUBLIC

Net Price: $11,206

In-State Fee: $8,935

Out-of-State Fee: $27,199
#293381 in National Universities
Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
Federal School Code 003510OPE ID 00351000

PUBLIC

Net Price: $12,712

In-State Fee: $8,858

Out-of-State Fee: $27,098
#293381 in National Universities
The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN
Federal School Code 003529OPE ID 00352900

PUBLIC

Net Price: $14,213

In-State Fee: $8,664

Out-of-State Fee: $24,782
#293381 in National Universities
Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN
Federal School Code 003522OPE ID 00352200

PUBLIC

Net Price: $10,427

In-State Fee: $8,792

Out-of-State Fee: $21,512
#293381 in National Universities
Trevecca Nazarene University, Nashville, TN
Federal School Code 003526OPE ID 00352600

Private

Net Price: $18,350

In-State Fee: $25,598

Out-of-State Fee: $25,598
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