|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||16:1|
|Dormitory capacity||3,023 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
East Tennessee State University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,832 applications and 6,261 students were granted admission. East Tennessee State University is at the #90 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 89% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 2% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||920 to 1130|
|ACT||20 to 26|
East Tennessee State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $23,904 and in-state students paid $6,672.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of East Tennessee State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 44% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,428 (which is 0.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at East Tennessee State University in 2016-2017, was 967, which is 49% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,226 (which is 1.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, East Tennessee State University has enrolled a total of 14,022 students (11,211 students full-time and 2,811 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 14,022 students, 1,027 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 11,065 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,957 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,229 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 6%
Non-resident alien: 5%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at East Tennessee State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||18%||421||202|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||14%||335||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||5%||113|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||4%||92|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||44||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||36|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||1%||26||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of East Tennessee State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of East Tennessee State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,800. Last year, out of the total 3,408 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,033 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,214 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,700 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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