615 McCallie Ave.
Chattanooga, TN 37403-2598
Accrediting Agency:Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is one of the major campuses in the University of Tennessee system. It is located in the city of Chattanooga and has more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students, as reported by College Navigator. The school has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best universities in the South. Its graduate business program has also made the publication’s list of Best Business Schools, and its online programs for education and nursing are included among the top distance education programs.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offers a number of programs online, including graduate certificates, bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctoral degrees. Students in the nursing field can earn a degree at all levels, including a Bachelor of Science in Nursing if they already have an R.N., a master’s degree in nursing anesthesia, and a doctoral degree in nursing practice. Additional master’s programs include degrees in engineering management and elementary education, and doctoral degree programs include physical therapy and learning and leadership.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has been accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools since 1910.
To be eligible to apply the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, high school students must have either a 2.85 GPA and a composite score of 18 on the ACT, or a 2.3 GPA and a composite score of 21 on the ACT. Applicants must also meet the minimum unit requirements, which include four years of English, three years of math, two years of laboratory science, one year of American history, one year of world history, two years of a foreign language, and one year of fine arts. Graduate school applicants must meet specific GPA requirements for their undergraduate coursework. They should also review the admission requirements for their individual programs for details on additional materials.