Top Universities in Tennessee


This uniRank page features the 2017 Tennessee University Ranking of all officially recognized Tennessee higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate US higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all Tennessee Universities based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2017 Tennessee University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table

# University Town
1 Vanderbilt University Nashville
2 The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Knoxville ...
3 The University of Tennessee at Martin Martin ...
4 The University of Memphis Memphis ...
5 Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro
6 East Tennessee State University Johnson City ...
7 The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Chattanooga
8 Tennessee Technological University Cookeville
9 Belmont University Nashville
10 Lipscomb University Nashville
11 Austin Peay State University Clarksville
12 Tennessee State University Nashville
13 Sewanee: The University of the South Sewanee
14 Rhodes College Memphis
15 Carson-Newman University Jefferson City
16 The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis
17 Christian Brothers University Memphis
18 Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate
19 Fisk University Nashville
20 Union University Jackson
21 Southern Adventist University Collegedale
22 Lee University Cleveland
23 Maryville College Maryville
24 King University Bristol
25 Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville
26 Tusculum College Greeneville
27 Freed-Hardeman University Henderson
28 Milligan College Elizabethton
29 Meharry Medical College Nashville
30 Bryan College Dayton ...
31 Tennessee Wesleyan University Athens ...
32 Johnson University Knoxville ...
33 Memphis College of Art Memphis
34 Cumberland University Lebanon
35 Lane College Jackson
36 Southern College of Optometry Memphis
37 LeMoyne-Owen College Memphis
38 South College Knoxville
39 Aquinas College, Tennessee Nashville
40 Bethel University, Tennessee McKenzie
41 Watkins College of Art, Design & Film Nashville
42 Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences Memphis
43 Martin Methodist College Pulaski
44 Welch College Nashville
45 Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia Madison
46 American Baptist College Nashville
47 Richmont Graduate University Chattanooga
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