University of Tennessee-Martin Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Martin, TN, University of Tennessee-Martin is one of the best universities in the state of Tennessee. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Tennessee-Martin 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-Martin.

University Street Martin, TN 38238
Phone: (800) 829-8861
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Rankings: University of Tennessee–Martin

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 56
Score: 40
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 57
Average freshman retention rate: 70.8%
6-year graduation rate: 44.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 36
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 51.0%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 6.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 75.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 33
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-25
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 26%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 53%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 75.8%
Financial resources rank: 82
Alumni giving rank: 66
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 6.0%

University of Tennessee-Martin History

Essential Facts: University of Tennessee–Martin

  • University of Tennessee at Martin students experience high-quality academic programs, excellent facilities and outstanding faculty members.
  • Enrollment for fall 2018 totaled 7,069 students, who attend the university from 62 of Tennessee’s 95 counties, other states and nations.
  • U Tennessee at Martin is a public university. Founded as a church-affiliated institute in 1900, it became a public, two-year college in 1927 and gained its present status in 1967.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 40%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 21%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 14%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 51%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 72%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, rifle
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, equestrian, rifle, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook