University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Chattanooga, TN, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is one of the best universities in the state of Tennessee. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Tennessee-Chattanooga in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga is often abbreviated as UTC.

615 McCallie Avenue Chattanooga, TN 37403
Phone: (423) 425-4662
Web site:

Rankings: University of Tennessee–Chattanooga

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 54
Score: 43
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 69
Average freshman retention rate: 63.2%
6-year graduation rate: 43.3%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 27
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 41.6%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 80.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 72
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-24
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): N/A
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 78.8%
Financial resources rank: 70
Alumni giving rank: 73
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 5.4%

University of Tennessee-Chattanooga History

Essential Facts: University of Tennessee–Chattanooga

Ranking: #62 Regional University South (2017)
Acceptance rate: 76.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $6,888 / out-of-state $23,010 (2019)
School colors: Old gold · Navy blue
Mascot: Scrappy
Founded: 1886

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 33%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 5%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 4%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 10%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 65%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, football, golf, tennis, track and field (outdoor), wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, marching band, music ensembles, opera, pep band, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra