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Tightest Tennessee Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

Next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Tennessee colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Vanderbilt University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 9.12% for academic year 2019-2020 in Tennessee. Next table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Tennessee.
Tightest Tennessee Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Vanderbilt University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNashville, TN
9.12%37,3103,4021,60447.15%
2Rhodes College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMemphis, TN
44.71%5,2072,32851722.21%
3Nossi College of Art
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsNashville, TN
50.22%2271145649.12%
4Lincoln Memorial University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHarrogate, TN
49.58%1,54976826734.77%
5Christian Brothers University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMemphis, TN
50.15%3,2841,64734020.64%
6Bryan College-Dayton
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDayton, TN
51.01%99050519538.61%
7Johnson University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKnoxville, TN
53.27%39821214568.40%
8Union University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsJackson, TN
52.72%2,8661,51132321.38%
9Maryville College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaryville, TN
55.57%2,4601,36727319.97%
10Watkins College of Art Design & Film
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNashville, TN
58.18%165963435.42%