UTennessee at Chattanooga is a public, comprehensive university. Founded as a church-affiliated university in 1886, it became part of the state university system in 1969. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education and Applied Professional Studies, Engineering and Computer Science, and Health and Human Services. Its 102-acre campus is located near the urban center of Chattanooga.

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collegeType
Public
studentType
Coed
10,341
Undergraduates
4,395
Men - 42.5%
5,947
Women - 57.5%
1,387
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
83% of 7,938 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
May 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.59
SAT Math
541 average
500-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
571 average
520-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
24 average
21-26 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,265
Out-of-state: $41,383
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,656
Out-of-state: $25,774
Room and Board
$10,159
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Freshman Award
$12,680
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,067
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
483
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
15%
10-19
26%
20-29
24%
30-39
16%
40-49
10%
50-99
8%
Over 100
1%
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Chattanooga Population
184,742
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Mocs
Sororities
17% of women participate
Fraternities
12% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.2%
Asian
2.6%
Black/African-American
9.9%
Hispanic/Latino
6%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
2.4%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0%
White
75.8%
Unknown
3.1%
International Students
1.0% from 35 countries
First-Year Students Returning
77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
32.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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