The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga

Acceptance Rate 82 %
SAT Average 1,130
Tuition & Fees $25,774
Student Population 11,638
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,759

Academic Overview

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Campus, Chattanooga, TN
The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Chattanooga, Tennessee. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $9,656 for Tennessee residents and $25,774 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 11,638 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 82% and the graduation rate is 48% last year.
The salary after graduation from The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga are $9,656 for Tennessee residents and $25,774 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $10,270 for in-state students and $18,334 for out-of-state students.
The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga 2021 Tuition & Fees
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at UTC. The acceptance rate of UTC is 82% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 34%. The average graduation rate is 48% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,759 and 73% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 11,638 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is 82 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is 48 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is 11,638
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,759 at The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

UTC offers 85 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree440
Post Bachelor's Degree70
Master's Degree213
Post Master's Degree70
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship30
Doctor's degree - professional practice31

Special Learning Opportunities

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,746)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,900)

Veterans Benefits

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges