Tennessee Best Colleges

Check out the best colleges in Tennessee and estimate chance to get it.

Vanderbilt University is ranked top in the Tennessee Best Colleges ranking for academic year 2018-2019. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville and Bryan College-Dayton are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 10 Tennessee Best Colleges is 1,198 and ACT average scores is 77. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 59% and the average graduation rate is 61%. The average tuition & fees are $10,835 for in-state students and $31,232 for out-of-state students at the 10 Tennessee Best Colleges.
Number of Schools
10
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Tennessee Best Colleges Comparison
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RankNameTest ScoresAcceptance RateTuitionStudent PopulationGraduation Rate
1Vanderbilt University (91.8)Private,4 yearsNashville, Tennessee 1,505 (SAT)
101 (ACT)
10% $49,816 12,592 92%
2The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (87.0)Public,4 yearsKnoxville, Tennessee 1,240 (SAT)
83 (ACT)
78% $13,006 (in-state)
$31,426(out-of-state)
28,321 70%
3Bryan College-Dayton (86.0)Private,4 yearsDayton, Tennessee 1,118 (SAT)
68 (ACT)
51% $26,800 1,397 46%
4Cumberland University (85.9)Private,4 yearsLebanon, Tennessee 1,010 (SAT)
62 (ACT)
62% $22,890 2,314 50%
5Union University (85.9)Private,4 yearsJackson, Tennessee 1,235 (SAT)
78 (ACT)
57% $32,610 3,377 68%
6Rhodes College (85.8)Private,4 yearsMemphis, Tennessee 1,325 (SAT)
89 (ACT)
45% $47,890 2,010 83%
7Lipscomb University (85.8)Private,4 yearsNashville, Tennessee 1,190 (SAT)
78 (ACT)
60% $32,144 4,642 59%
8Freed-Hardeman University (85.7)Private,4 yearsHenderson, Tennessee 1,155 (SAT)
74 (ACT)
93% $21,950 1,972 55%
9The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (85.6)Public,4 yearsChattanooga, Tennessee 1,100 (SAT)
71 (ACT)
76% $8,664 (in-state)
$24,782(out-of-state)
11,587 45%
10Lincoln Memorial University (85.5)Private,4 yearsHarrogate, Tennessee 1,101 (SAT)
66 (ACT)
60% $22,010 4,770 46%
Average1,198 (SAT)
77 (ACT)
59% $10,835 (in-state)
$31,232(out-of-state)
7,29861.40%
Number of Schools
10
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