UT-Martin

University of Tennessee - Martin

554 University St, Martin, United States
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  • Currently Enrolled
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  • Previously Enrolled
    21

Overview of University of Tennessee - Martin (UT-Martin)

About this school

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. Its 250-acre campus is located in Martin, 125 miles northeast of Memphis.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:6,358
    • Men:2,607 (41.0%)
    • Women:3,751 (59.0%)

Location

Admission Information (UT-Martin)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of Tennessee at Martin is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
4
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
1
-
History
1
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
554 University Street
City, State, Zip
Martin, TN  38238
Phone
(731) 881-7020
Fax
(731) 881-7029
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Not available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins August 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
62% of 4,884 applicants were admitted
Women
61% of 3,015 applicants were admitted
Men
62% of 1,869 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,397 (47%) of 3,004 admitted students enrolled
Women
793 (43%) of 1,843 admitted students enrolled
Men
604 (52%) of 1,161 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.54
375 And Above
40%
3.50 - 3.74
23%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
12%
2.50 - 2.99
8%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
23 average |20-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
5%
• Score 24 - 29
35%
• Score 18 - 23
59%
• Score 12 - 17
2%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (UT-Martin)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $9,236|Out-of-state: $14,996
  • Room & Board: - $5,976 (54.47584320875114%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,250 (11.394712853236099%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,744 (34.12944393801276%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of Tennessee at Martin accepts installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003531
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
1,024 (97.8%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
812 (79.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
810 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
187 (23.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
42%
Average Award
$12,512
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 561 (69.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,748
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 454 (56.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,525
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 752 (92.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
109 (10.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,805

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
4,568 (92.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
3,726 (81.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,689 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
783 (21.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
45%
Average Award
$11,501
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,551 (69.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,649
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,351 (63.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,458
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 2,509 (68.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
313 (6.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,065

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$27,335
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Junior Miss, Leadership, Rodeo
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Public Servants, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Ethnic Background, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,505

Academics & Instruction (UT-Martin)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


286

Part-Time Faculty


200

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


42%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 29% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 31% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 25% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 7% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 5% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 3% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 20% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 53% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 27% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
737,783

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
1402
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of Tennessee at Martin provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


76.1%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


23.4%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


43.7%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


50.0%

Programs & Majors (UT-Martin)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (85)


  • Accounting
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Agriculture, General
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Finance, General
  • Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geography Teacher Education
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Interior Design
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Pedagogy
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Soil Science and Agronomy, General
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Statistics, General
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Voice and Opera
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Agriculture, Interdisciplinary studies

Online Degrees


Veterinary medicine, dentistry, medicine, pharmacy

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science in Family and Consumer Science, Master of Science in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Education, Master of Arts in School Counseling

Master's Programs of Study (22)


  • Addictions/Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Child Development
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Communication--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Finance and Banking
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Special Education
  • Student Affairs

Campus Life (UT-Martin)

Location & Geography

Population


11,421

Nearest Metropolitan Area


250 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
26.5 average low in January, 86.5 average high in September
Rain
121 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
125 mile(s) from campus in Memphis
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Martin
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Dyersburg (50 miles)/Fulton

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


29% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


71%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Skyhawks
School Colors
Royal blue, orange, and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Equestrian Sports
Football
Golf
Riflery
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Equestrian Sports
Football
Golf
Riflery
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of Tennessee at Martin offers choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, black student association, national society for leadership and success, gamma beta phi, student tennessee education association

Sororities


15% of women participate

Fraternities


12% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


4,950

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
6,358
Women
3,751
Men
2,607

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.7% Asian
  • 13.7% Black/African-American
  • 2.9% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 80.5% White
  • 0.0% Unknown

International Students


2.4% from 17 countries

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


442

Student Resources (UT-Martin)

Study resources