Founded in 1794, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Knoxville (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Tennessee. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Chattanooga, Memphis, Martin, Tullahoma. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. The University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 226 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UTK also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||The University of Tennessee, Knoxville|
|Motto||Veritatem cognoscetis et veritas te liberabit
You will know the truth and the truth shall set you free
|Address||527 Andy Holt Tower
|Tel||+1 (865) 974 1000|
|Fax||+1 (865) 974 3536|
|Other locations||Chattanooga, Memphis, Martin, Tullahoma|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||320 Student Services Buiding
(865) 974 2184
|Control Type||Public State|
|Land Grant Institution||Yes|
|Basic Classification||Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity|
|2000 Classification||Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, large, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence|
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 1,595,370 physical volumes, 369,111 physical media, 70,615 digital/electronic medium and 748 licensed digital/electronic databases. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville's library has 5 branches.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 7,216 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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