Colleges with High Student to Faculty Ratio in Tennessee

This page lists colleges with the high Student to Faculty Ratio (a faculty teaches/cares more students which means probably less attention/support on each student) in Tennessee. The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 18 to 1 where 747 faculty or instructional staffs teach 11,728 undergraduate students in Tennessee.
We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. We also exclude schools which provide programs through online exclusively since those schools have relatively many more students per faculty than regular colleges.
The next table shows the schools that have high Student to Faculty Ratio with total number of students and faculties. Note that the actual ratio is computed based on number of undergraduate students and instructional staffs who teach undergraduate programs. It may differ from the number of faculties shown in below table. You may want to check colleges having the Lowest Student to Faculty Ratio in Tennessee.
Colleges with High Student to Faculty Ratio in Tennessee
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Public, four-yearsChattanooga, TN
18 to 111,728498249
2Tennessee Technological University
Public, four-yearsCookeville, TN
18 to 110,177446113
3Tusculum University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsGreeneville, TN
18 to 11,6646425
4Cumberland University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLebanon, TN
17 to 12,70479111
5Lane College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsJackson, TN
17 to 11,0955710
6Middle Tennessee State University
Public, four-yearsMurfreesboro, TN
17 to 122,080946320
7The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Public, four-yearsKnoxville, TN
17 to 130,5591,665237
8Austin Peay State University
Public, four-yearsClarksville, TN
16 to 110,272391299
9East Tennessee State University
Public, four-yearsJohnson City, TN
16 to 113,713773265
10University of Memphis
Public, four-yearsMemphis, TN
16 to 122,205886461