7 Best Music schools in Tennessee

Below is the list of best universities in Tennessee ranked based on their research performance in Music. A graph of 2.38K citations received by 159 academic papers made by 7 universities in Tennessee was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

1. University of Memphis

For Music

Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
98%

2. Vanderbilt University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$25,804

3. University of Tennessee - Knoxville

For Music

Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

4. Middle Tennessee State University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
98%

5. Belmont University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$34,368

6. East Tennessee State University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
100%

7. Rhodes College

For Music

Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1310
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$29,852

Closest to Tennessee states to learn Music

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Kentucky 4 57
Alabama 3 63
Georgia 7 25
Indiana 10 8
Mississippi 2 201
South Carolina 4 77
Illinois 13 3
North Carolina 9 33
Ohio 13 2
Missouri 5 20
Virginia 9 50
Louisiana 3 39
District of Columbia 4 102
Maryland 4 22
Iowa 5 26
Pennsylvania 17 29
Michigan 8 7
Florida 9 9
Wisconsin 6 44
Kansas 4 37
New Jersey 9 46
New York 28 1
Minnesota 6 15
Connecticut 5 34
Nebraska 3 65
Rhode Island 3 95
Massachusetts 18 6
Texas 21 21
Colorado 4 43
Maine 3 238
Utah 3 66
Arizona 3 32
California 26 4
Oregon 5 84
Washington 4 5