32 Best colleges for Philosophy in Tennessee

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Below is a list of best universities in Tennessee ranked based on their research performance in Philosophy. A graph of 10.2M citations received by 357K academic papers made by 32 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.

1. Vanderbilt University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1525
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$27,553

2. University of Tennessee - Knoxville

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
75%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
92%

3. University of Memphis

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
95%
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$9,642
Enrollment
21,622

4. University of Tennessee Health Science Center

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
3,235
Male:Female
35:65
Founded
1911

5. East Tennessee State University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
87%
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$9,541

6. Middle Tennessee State University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
99%

7. Johnson University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1083
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$19,985

8. University of Tennessee - Chattanooga

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
86%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
97%

9. King University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$22,029

10. Tennessee Technological University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
79%
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$8,492
Enrollment
9,840

11. Rhodes College

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1410
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$30,525

12. University of the South

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$29,626

13. Tennessee State University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$11,763
Enrollment
8,077

14. South College

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$12,271
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$14,784

15. Belmont University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1245
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$35,268

16. University of Tennessee - Martin

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
75%
Average SAT
1090
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
99%

17. Union University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$27,660

18. Meharry Medical College

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
964
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1876

19. Austin Peay State University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
93%
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$8,431

20. Bryan College - Dayton

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$15,901
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$12,069

21. Lee University

For Philosophy

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$19,159

22. Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

For Philosophy

#1089 in North America
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$6,305
Receiving Aid
95%

23. Lipscomb University

For Philosophy

#1180 in North America
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$26,614

24. Maryville College

For Philosophy

#1194 in North America
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$22,320

25. Southern Adventist University

For Philosophy

#1234 in North America
Acceptance Rate
74%
Net Price
$24,127
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$13,511

26. Milligan College

For Philosophy

#1315 in North America
Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1093
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$20,448

27. Christian Brothers University

For Philosophy

#1317 in North America
Acceptance Rate
97%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$18,997

28. Lincoln Memorial University

For Philosophy

#1338 in North America
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$23,324

29. Fisk University

For Philosophy

#1374 in North America
Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$25,582

30. Welch College

For Philosophy

#1380 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$18,917
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$13,876

31. Carson-Newman University

For Philosophy

#1419 in North America
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$18,147

32. Memphis Theological Seminary

For Philosophy

#1493 in North America
Enrollment
221
Male:Female
44:56

Closest to Tennessee states to learn Philosophy

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Kentucky 25 64
Alabama 23 94
Georgia 46 45
Indiana 31 47
Mississippi 13 179
South Carolina 24 75
Illinois 74 11
North Carolina 42 28
Arkansas 17 139
Ohio 59 17
West Virginia 16 110
Missouri 37 40
Virginia 42 41
Louisiana 25 56
District of Columbia 12 70
Maryland 26 24
Iowa 30 36
Pennsylvania 95 7
Michigan 37 4
Florida 48 33
Wisconsin 33 13
Oklahoma 19 106
Kansas 15 71
New Jersey 25 18
New York 127 10
Minnesota 26 25
Connecticut 22 8
Nebraska 11 89
Rhode Island 9 63
Massachusetts 69 3
Texas 75 16
Vermont 10 119
South Dakota 8 347
New Hampshire 11 78
Colorado 20 53
North Dakota 5 169
Maine 11 208
New Mexico 7 97
Utah 10 54
Montana 7 183
Arizona 10 26
Idaho 7 212
Nevada 6 144
Puerto Rico 12 300
California 122 1
Oregon 18 76
Washington 25 6
Alaska 4 309
Hawaii 6 108