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Population Comparison Between Best Colleges in Tennessee

Total PopulationUndergraduateGraduateOnline Classes

Total Student Population Comparison

The total student population of best schools in Tennessee is 81,426 with 47,008 female students and 34,418 male students. This enrollment statistics is based on the latest data from IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education for academic year 2020-2021. The following table compares the student population for both undergraduate and graduate schools between best schools in Tennessee.
Among the best schools in Tennessee, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has the most enrolled students of 30,559, while Bryan College-Dayton has the least number of students of 1,412 for both in graduate and undergraduate programs.
Student Population Comparison Between Best Schools In Tennessee
RankNameTotalMenWomen
1Vanderbilt University13,5376,021 7,516
2The University of Tennessee-Knoxville30,55914,295 16,264
3Rhodes College1,875756 1,119
4Union University3,071988 2,083
5Lipscomb University4,8841,742 3,142
6Freed-Hardeman University2,188915 1,273
7The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga11,7284,987 6,741
8Bryan College-Dayton1,412630 782
9Trevecca Nazarene University3,9681,357 2,611
10Belmont University8,2042,727 5,477
Total81,426 34,41847,008

Undergraduate Student Population

The total undergraduate population of best schools in Tennessee is 60,241 with 33,923 female students and 26,318 male students. The following table compares 2020-2021 undergraduate enrollment between best schools in Tennessee.
Among the best schools in Tennessee, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has the most enrolled undergraduate students of 24,254, while Bryan College-Dayton has the least number of undergraduate students of 1,195.
Undergraduate Student Population Comparison Between Best Schools In Tennessee
RankNameTotalMenWomen
1Vanderbilt University7,0573,435 3,622
2The University of Tennessee-Knoxville24,25411,508 12,746
3Rhodes College1,840742 1,098
4Union University2,096705 1,391
5Lipscomb University2,9971,158 1,839
6Freed-Hardeman University1,727751 976
7The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga10,3414,394 5,947
8Bryan College-Dayton1,195543 652
9Trevecca Nazarene University2,103815 1,288
10Belmont University6,6312,267 4,364
Total60,24126,31833,923

Graduate Student Population

The total graduate population of best schools in Tennessee is 60,241 with 33,923 female students and 26,318 male students. The following table compares 2019-2020 graduate enrollment between best schools in Tennessee.
Among the best schools in Tennessee, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has the most enrolled graduate students of 24,254, while Bryan College-Dayton has the least number of graduate students of 1,195.
Graduate Student Population Comparison Between Best Schools In Tennessee
RankNameTotalMenWomen
1Vanderbilt University7,0573,435 3,622
2The University of Tennessee-Knoxville24,25411,508 12,746
3Rhodes College1,840742 1,098
4Union University2,096705 1,391
5Lipscomb University2,9971,158 1,839
6Freed-Hardeman University1,727751 976
7The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga10,3414,394 5,947
8Bryan College-Dayton1,195543 652
9Trevecca Nazarene University2,103815 1,288
10Belmont University6,6312,267 4,364
Total60,24126,31833,923

Distance Learning (Online Class) Enrollment

The following table compares 2019-2020 distance learning enrollment for both undergraduate and graduate programs between best schools in Tennessee. In undergraduate programs, out of total 58,401 students, 7,724 students (13.23%) have taken courses only through distance learning and 21,424 students (36.68%) have learned from at least one online course. For graduate schools, out of total 21,150 students, 6,681 students (31.59%) have taken courses only through distance learning and 4,442 students (21.00%) have learned from at least one online course.
Online Course (Distance Learning) Population Comparison Between Best Schools In Tennessee
RankNameUndergraduateGraduate
TotalOnline ExclusivelySome Online ClassesTotalOnline ExclusivelySome Online Classes
1Vanderbilt University7,057 1,089
(15.43%)
5,832
(82.64%)
6,480 1,963
(30.29%)
2,380
(36.73%)
2The University of Tennessee-Knoxville24,254 4,991
(20.58%)
5,261
(21.69%)
6,305 1,854
(29.41%)
391
(6.20%)
3Rhodes CollegeRhodes College does not offer online courses.
4Union University2,096 274
(13.07%)
445
(21.23%)
975 345
(35.38%)
337
(34.56%)
5Lipscomb University2,997 247
(8.24%)
1,316
(43.91%)
1,887 230
(12.19%)
354
(18.76%)
6Freed-Hardeman University1,727 78
(4.52%)
197
(11.41%)
461 312
(67.68%)
90
(19.52%)
7The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga10,341 152
(1.47%)
3,143
(30.39%)
1,387 503
(36.27%)
331
(23.86%)
8Bryan College-Dayton1,195 342
(28.62%)
114
(9.54%)
217 213
(98.16%)
4
(1.84%)
9Trevecca Nazarene University2,103 503
(23.92%)
637
(30.29%)
1,865 1,232
(66.06%)
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10Belmont University6,631 48
(0.72%)
4,479
(67.55%)
1,573 29
(1.84%)
555
(35.28%)
Average58,401 7,724
(13.23%)
21,424
(36.68%)
21,150 6,681
(31.59%)
4,442
(21.00%)
The ranking data is provided by CollegeEvaluator. We compare the schools that ranked top 10 in Tennesseeand in top 500 ranking for all colleges and universities in United States.