University of Tennessee Health Science Center: Statistics

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#793 of 14,131 In the World
#251 of 2,597 In North America
#224 of 2,496 In the United States
#4 of 56 In Tennessee
#2 of 11 In Memphis
#110 of 1,010 For Radiation Therapy
Top50% For 65 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Undergraduates
218
Graduates
2,963
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
uthsc.edu

University of Tennessee Health Science Center Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,506 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

865 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 2161 (68%)
Black or African American 356 (11%)
Asian 339 (11%)
Hispanic 127 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 74 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 72 (2%)
Two or more races 48 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $9,390$12,798
Tuition in-state $9,390$12,798
Tuition out-of-state $21,474$23,000
Fee in-district $1,499$1,382
Fee in-state $1,499$1,382
Fee out-of-state $1,579$1,430

University of Tennessee Health Science Center Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Medicine 158
Pharmacy 155
Dentistry 100
Nursing Practice 80
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 78 1
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 70
Physical Therapy & Therapist 58
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 42
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 38
Audiology & Audiologist 20 16
Physician Assistant 29
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist 24 3
Pharmacology 22
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator 21
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 10 8
Dental Clinical Sciences, General 16
Biomedical Sciences, General 4 10
Pharmaceutical Sciences 3 10
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 2 1
Epidemiology 3
Cytotechnology & Cytotechnologist 2
Nursing Science 2
Behavioral Aspects of Health 1
Grand Total 182 213 592

Publications & Citations

Publications
23,076
Citations
1,176,370

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
14,950 / 758,500
Biology
8,108 / 531,740
Surgery
2,497 / 169,324
Chemistry
1,751 / 89,488
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,745 / 78,957
Oncology and Cancer research
1,686 / 92,704
Computer Science
1,638 / 96,178
Psychology
1,598 / 98,309
Health Science
1,507 / 77,202
Immunology
1,289 / 99,526
Demography
1,181 / 63,944
Biochemistry
1,152 / 74,373
Molecular Biology
1,016 / 64,243
Critical Care Nursing
900 / 35,320
Pathology
897 / 40,747
Anesthesiology
888 / 40,035
Genetics
863 / 85,477
Pediatrics
808 / 53,858
Cardiology
781 / 32,538
Neuroscience
779 / 57,340
Pharmacology
777 / 34,195
Physics
726 / 27,590
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
654 / 37,311
Radiation Therapy
601 / 38,940
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
598 / 16,015
Physical Therapy
573 / 41,167
Anatomy and Physiology
567 / 45,354
Engineering
534 / 14,346
Family medicine
519 / 26,547
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
487 / 49,457
Healthcare Management (MHA)
483 / 21,600
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
476 / 11,130
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
442 / 30,270
Microbiology
438 / 29,557
Virology
427 / 33,371
Public Health
377 / 14,618
Gerontology
368 / 24,181
Psychiatry
292 / 19,232
Materials Science
289 / 8,110
Business
278 / 6,862

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 509 5506
1992 441 6614
1993 507 7825
1994 491 9655
1995 545 11819
1996 625 13403
1997 518 15201
1998 613 18256
1999 557 20681
2000 577 23038
2001 502 25896
2002 538 28503
2003 602 30576
2004 678 33998
2005 644 37762
2006 718 42414
2007 719 44616
2008 761 48315
2009 758 52046
2010 771 54137
2011 844 60567
2012 944 65584
2013 1033 70391
2014 1234 74486
2015 1228 77367
2016 1269 77353
2017 1510 83180
2018 1477 75560
2019 1595 83169
2020 1728 97496
2021 1889 112676

Notable alumni

  1. Phil Roe

    Phil Roe
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Enrolled in the University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    In 1970 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    obstetriciangynaecologistphysicianpolitician
    Biography

    David Phillip Roe is an American politician and physician who was the U.S. representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district, serving from 2009 to 2021. He is a member of the Republican Party. From 2017 to 2019, Roe was chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs.

  2. Margaret Rhea Seddon

    Margaret Rhea Seddon
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    astronautscientistphysician
    Biography

    Margaret Rhea Seddon is an American surgeon and retired NASA astronaut. After being selected as part of the first group of astronauts to include women in 1978, she flew on three Space Shuttle flights: as mission specialist on STS-51-D and STS-40, and as payload commander for STS-58, accumulating over 722 hours in space.

  3. Shane Reeves

    Shane Reeves
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Shane Reeves is an American businessman, pharmacist and politician who is the State Senator for the 14th District of Tennessee, which is composed of Bedford County, Moore County, Lincoln County, Marshall County, and part of Rutherford County. Reeves campaigned as a conservative Republican in the Tennessee State Senate District 14 Special Election in 2018. The special election was mandated because of a vacant seat created by Jim Tracy's acceptance of Tennessee Director for Rural Development with the Trump Administration. Jim Tracy endorsed Shane Reeves. Prior to entering politics, Reeves co-owned Reeves-Sain Drug Store in Murfreesboro, TN, and after selling in 2015, he founded Twelvestone Health Partners in 2016.

  4. Kim Green

    Kim Green
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in the University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    1982-1986 graduated with Doctor of Philosophy
    Occupations
    biologist
    Biography

    Kim Yarbrough Green is an American virologist. She is chief of the caliciviruses section in the laboratory of infectious diseases at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. She researches noroviruses in human disease, disease prevention, and control strategies.

General info

Alternative names UTHSC
Founded 1911
Academic Calendar September to June
Total FTE staff 4,704
Carnegie Classification Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address 800 Madison Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee, 38163
United States
City population 633,000
Phone 9014485500
Fax +1 (901) 448 7750

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