Tennessee Technological University Rankings

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In the World#1261 of 14178
In North America#394 of 2629
In the United States#356 of 2528
In Tennessee#8 of 58
In Cookeville#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
79%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
24
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
8,957
Graduates
1,183
Male:Female Ratio
53:47
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
tntech.edu

Tennessee Technological University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate79%81%77%
Applicants6,6213,3243,297
Admissions5,2322,6932,539
Freshmen enrolled full time1,683895788
Freshmen enrolled part time221012

6,375 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

774 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
85 or 5%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 990
or below

75% of them
had 1260
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Tennessee Technological University are 990-1260 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,640 or 96%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Tennessee Technological University are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White8443 (83%)
Two or more races397 (4%)
Black or African American369 (4%)
Hispanic353 (3%)
Nonresident Alien333 (3%)
Asian163 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown61 (0.6%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$7,777
Students receiving aid
98%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$7,656$10,280
Tuition in-state$7,656$10,280
Tuition out-of-state$23,520$24,800
Fee in-district$1,278$1,278
Fee in-state$1,278$1,278
Fee out-of-state$1,278$1,278

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,298
Combined charge for room and board$10,714
Room charge$5,760
Meal charge$4,954

Tennessee Technological University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General119101
Mechanical Engineering15011
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse13229
Elementary Education and Teaching139
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies137
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General9220
Computer Science8413
Curriculum and Instruction755
Biology & Biological Sciences, General688
Engineering Technology, General74
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General72
Accounting71
Agriculture, General71
Sociology69
Chemical Engineering594
Civil Engineering, General4610
Electrical and Electronics Engineering487
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management54
General Studies1833
Psychology, General48
Marketing & Marketing Management, General44
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other40
Chemistry, General354
Finance, General35
Secondary Education and Teaching34
English Language and Literature, General244
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services25
Fine & Studio Arts, General22
Environmental Studies1345
Political Science and Government, General19
Computer Engineering, General19
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels18
History, General18
Mathematics, General143
Engineering, General15
Early Childhood Education and Teaching14
Music, General13
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other12
Geology & Earth Science, General12
Special Education and Teaching, General11
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General8
Educational Leadership and Administration, General8
Business & Managerial Economics7
Physics, General3
Grand Total1,96635925
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate54%50%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,371
Citations
88,854

Publication count by topic

Computer science
1,082
Engineering
911
Materials science
625
Physics
484
Mathematics
406
Chemistry
329
Psychology
283
Biology
216
Environmental science
179
Business
114
Political science
111
Sociology
84
Geography
79
Geology
73
Medicine
73
Economics
54
History
47
Art
17
Philosophy
9

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering62413,017
Business10203,411
Computer science102911,757
Physics10427,738
Environmental science10503,884
Political science1111766
Mathematics11526,831
History115989
Materials science122511,708
Geography12391,262
Geology12921,255
Sociology1450842
Psychology15064,729
Economics15521,182
Chemistry163510,293
Art205010
Biology21025,031
Philosophy29272
Medicine3095876

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199083302
1991100305
199298356
199388376
1994103409
199584443
199675483
199788471
199870616
199972578
200075628
200170791
200295910
2003891081
20041361395
20051541687
20061832120
20071892381
20081623014
20091723454
20101733946
20111704476
20121714794
20131635472
20142005669
20152445638
20162475810
20172946081
20182786032
20192666756
20202346795

General info

Alternative namesTech
Tennessee Tech University
TTU
TNTECH
Tennessee Tech
TN Tech
Tenn Tech
Founded1915
WikipediaTennessee Technological University
MottoTennessee Tech is more than Tech, it is Tennessee
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff1,259
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address1 William L. Jones Drive
Cookeville, Tennessee, 38505-0001
United States
City population30,000
Phone9313723101
Fax+1 (931) 372 3674

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