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University of Tennessee--Martin is a public institution that was founded in 1900. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,500, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 930 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Tennessee--Martin's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), 44. Its in-state tuition and fees are $7,056 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $19,846 (2012-13).
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Students who attend the University of Tennessee at Martin experience high-quality academic programs, excellent facilities and outstanding faculty members. Almost 8,000 students enrolled for the 2011 fall semester.
|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to University of Tennessee--Martin, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at University of Tennessee--Martin is $30. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 73.4 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||73.4%|
|Application deadline||August 1|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 1|
The student-faculty ratio at University of Tennessee--Martin is 18:1, and the school has 50.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at University of Tennessee--Martin include: Marketing/Marketing Management, General; Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other; Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies; and Agriculture, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 71.8 percent.
University of Tennessee--Martin has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,500, with a gender distribution of 42.4 percent male students and 57.6 percent female students. At this school, 21.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 79.0 percent of students live off campus. University of Tennessee--Martin is part of the NCAA I athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA I|
Campus Info & Services
University of Tennessee--Martin offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, and health insurance. University of Tennessee--Martin also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at University of Tennessee--Martin, 74 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at University of Tennessee--Martin.
|Students who have cars on campus||74%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At University of Tennessee--Martin, 50.8 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $6,278.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$7,056 (2012-13)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$19,846 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$6,970 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data