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 2019-2020. The University of Tennessee-Knoxville and Rhodes College are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 10 Tennessee Best Colleges is 1,221 and ACT average scores is 79. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 62% and the average graduation rate is 67%. The average tuition & fees are $11,460 for in-state students and $33,848 for out-of-state students at the 10 Tennessee Best Colleges.
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Tennessee Best Colleges Comparison
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RankNameTest ScoresAcceptance RateTuitionStudent PopulationGraduation Rate
1Vanderbilt University (91.7)Private,4 yearsNashville, Tennessee 1,510 (SAT)
102 (ACT)
9% $52,070 12,824 94%
2The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (86.6)Public,4 yearsKnoxville, Tennessee 1,240 (SAT)
82 (ACT)
79% $13,264 (in-state)
$31,664(out-of-state)
28,894 73%
3Rhodes College (85.7)Private,4 yearsMemphis, Tennessee 1,325 (SAT)
89 (ACT)
45% $49,198 2,036 85%
4Union University (85.5)Private,4 yearsJackson, Tennessee 1,170 (SAT)
77 (ACT)
53% $33,750 3,247 71%
5Lipscomb University (85.5)Private,4 yearsNashville, Tennessee 1,185 (SAT)
78 (ACT)
63% $33,424 4,620 65%
6Freed-Hardeman University (85.4)Private,4 yearsHenderson, Tennessee 1,130 (SAT)
74 (ACT)
88% $22,950 2,037 60%
7The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (85.3)Public,4 yearsChattanooga, Tennessee 1,130 (SAT)
70 (ACT)
82% $9,656 (in-state)
$25,774(out-of-state)
11,638 48%
8Bryan College-Dayton (85.1)Private,4 yearsDayton, Tennessee 1,118 (SAT)
66 (ACT)
51% $27,900 1,363 50%
9Trevecca Nazarene University (85.0)Private,4 yearsNashville, Tennessee 1,179 (SAT)
69 (ACT)
62% $26,098 3,927 55%
10Belmont University (85.0)Private,4 yearsNashville, Tennessee 1,225 (SAT)
80 (ACT)
84% $35,650 8,260 73%
Average1,221 (SAT)
79 (ACT)
62% $11,460 (in-state)
$33,848(out-of-state)
7,88567.40%
Number of Schools
10
25
ALL