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Tennessee Colleges with the Largest Online Students

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has the most online students of 12,497 for academic year 2020-2021 in Tennessee. The number only includes students enrolled exclusively in online programs and does not include students taking some online courses. University of Memphis is ranked second with 11,963 online students and Vanderbilt University follows them with 12,497 online students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most online students by enrolled status. You may want to check colleges having the smallest online student population in Tennessee.
Tennessee Colleges with the Largest Online Students
NameTotal # of StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online ProgramsEnrolld in Some Online CoursesNot in Online Courses
1The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Public, 4 or more yearsKnoxville, TN
30,5596,8455,65218,062
2University of Memphis
Public, 4 or more yearsMemphis, TN
22,2054,5737,39010,242
3Vanderbilt University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNashville, TN
13,5373,0528,2122,273
4Austin Peay State University
Public, 4 or more yearsClarksville, TN
10,2722,7665,3062,200
5Middle Tennessee State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMurfreesboro, TN
22,0802,2769,9769,828
6The University of Tennessee-Martin
Public, 4 or more yearsMartin, TN
7,1172,2054,050862
7East Tennessee State University
Public, 4 or more yearsJohnson City, TN
13,7132,0266,1425,545
8Rhodes College *
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMemphis, TN
1,8751,87500
9Trevecca Nazarene University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNashville, TN
3,9681,7356371,596
10Bethel University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMcKenzie, TN
4,0011,711412,249
11Tennessee Technological University
Public, 4 or more yearsCookeville, TN
10,1779337,1242,120
12Carson-Newman University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsJefferson City, TN
2,9118798451,187
13Tennessee State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNashville, TN
7,6158613,0933,661
14King University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBristol, TN
1,746778679289
15The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Public, 4 or more yearsChattanooga, TN
11,7286553,4747,599
16Union University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsJackson, TN
3,0716197821,670
17Lee University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCleveland, TN
5,2046193054,280
18Bryan College-Dayton
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDayton, TN
1,412555118739
19Tusculum University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGreeneville, TN
1,664501807356
20Lincoln Memorial University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHarrogate, TN
4,88548904,396
* Online completely college that all programs are offered online exclusively.