Largest Graduate Schools in Tennessee

In Tennessee, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville has the most enrolled graduate students of 6,079 students. Vanderbilt University and University of Memphis have the large number of graduate students followed by The University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Next table shows the top 10 largest graduate schools by graduate enrollment with tuition and number of offered programs in Tennessee. We exclude the online completely schools that all programs are offered only online and all students have enrolled online exclusively.
Largest Graduate Schools in Tennessee (2019-2020)
School NameGraduate Student PopulationTuition & FeesNumber of Programs
TotalStudents Enroll Only exclusivelyMenWomenIn-StateOut-of-StateTotalOnline Programs
1The University of Tennessee-KnoxvillePublic, 4 yearsKnoxville 6,079819
(13.47%)
2,8083,271 $13,380$31,568 18320
2Vanderbilt UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsNashville 5,963252
(4.23%)
2,4233,540 $46,297 1661
3University of MemphisPublic, 4 yearsMemphis 4,2251,196
(28.31%)
1,6542,571 $10,746$14,202 11529
4East Tennessee State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsJohnson City 3,0491,093
(35.85%)
1,0292,020 $10,559$25,679 8525
5The University of Tennessee Health Science CenterPublic, 4 yearsMemphis 2,921237
(8.11%)
1,2191,702 $14,587$30,079 316
6Lincoln Memorial UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsHarrogate 2,84591
(3.20%)
1,1321,713 $18,123 366
7Middle Tennessee State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsMurfreesboro 2,379619
(26.02%)
8861,493 $10,350$26,172 556
8Lipscomb UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsNashville 1,68284
(4.99%)
6001,082 $18,414 555
9Tennessee State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsNashville 1,653241
(14.58%)
5531,100 $11,286$23,750 357
10Trevecca Nazarene UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsNashville 1,616827
(51.18%)
4551,161 $10,067 2213
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