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The University of Tennessee - Martin (UT Martin)

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UT Martin is a public college that has a large number of degree programs available for students to choose from. The school is located in Martin, Tennessee, in a predominately rural area. Enrollment at The University of Tennessee - Martin is nearly eight thousand yearly.

Students may choose from many areas of study, including but not limited to:

  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Education
  • Recreation And Fitness Studies
  • Agriculture Operations
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences

To be considered for admissions, applicants may be required to complete an application, write a personal statement, and submit school records, which are then reviewed by the admissions committee. The majority of students at UT Martin scored within the range of 20 to 24 on the ACT exam. 73% of those students that apply are admitted to The University of Tennessee - Martin, of which 51 percent choose to attend. More information from the admissions office can be found at utm.edu.

Tuition & fees at UT Martin are different for in-state and out-of-state residents. In-state tuition costs approximately $7,400 per year, while out-of-state tuition costing $21,000 for the year. The price of on-campus housing is about $2,900 for the year. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the necessary requirements in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

Athletic programs are available at UT Martin through the NCAA, allowing students to participate in intercollegiate athletics. Athletic programs available may include:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division I-AA)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division I-AA)
  • Football (NCAA Division I-AA)
  • Golf (NCAA Division I-AA)

Students may visit The University of Tennessee - Martin website to obtain a complete list of academic programs offered, admissions information, and more that is available at this school.

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Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may give you an idea of the students The University of Tennessee - Martin accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of students who were accepted, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to see your chances of getting into UT Martin.

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • High School G.P.A. and School Records are Required
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
  • TOEFL for ESL Students are Required

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...

ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2011

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
ACT ® English20 - 26
ACT ® Math18 - 24
ACT ® Composite Score20 - 24

Acceptance Rate Table - Chances of Getting Into UT Martin

We have provided a table below which represents your chances of getting accepted into The University of Tennessee - Martin.

 Number (Percentage)
Applicants3,512
Granted Admissions2,579 (73%)
Accepted Students That Enrolled1,304 (51%)

Student Enrollment

The University of Tennessee - Martin has a total student population of about 8,500. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 6% enrolling as graduate students and 94% as undergraduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,800. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $30 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition range estimates:
    • State Residents: $6,000-$7,200
    • Out-of-State: $19,000-$22,960
  • Part-time students are charged:
    • State Residents: $250-$300 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $800-$960 per credit unit

Financial Aid Details

The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid96%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships95%$8,605
Receiving Student Loans50%$5,445

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 12%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, The University of Tennessee - Martin may offer student services like:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Student employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation
  • Child care

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of UT Martin is close to 48%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years24%
Graduating in 5 Years13%
Graduating in 6 Years11%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

Intercollegiate Athletics

The University of Tennessee - Martin is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division I-AA classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Ohio Valley Conference)
  • Basketball (Ohio Valley Conference)
  • Football (Ohio Valley Conference)
  • Golf
  • Rifle
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball
  • Equestrian
  • Rodeo

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Interdisciplinary Studies (B)

Education

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Agriculture Operations

  • Agriculture (B)
  • Agricultural Business and Management (M)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Health and Clinical Professions

  • Nursing (B)
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (B)

Psychology

Family and Consumer Sciences

  • Family and Consumer Sciences (B, M)

Communications and Journalism

  • Communication, General (B)

Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Natural Resources Management and Policy (B)

Engineering

Visual and Performing Arts

  • Visual and Performing Arts (B)
  • Music (B)

Security and Protective Services

Public Administration and Social Services

Social Sciences

English Language and Literature

History

Computer and Information Sciences

Physical Sciences

Foreign Languages and Literature

  • Spanish Language and Literature (B)
  • French Language and Literature

Mathematics and Statistics

Philosophy and Religious Studies

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