The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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  • Public
    4 year
  • 10.1K
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:18
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 8%
    Transfer Student Ratio
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is a comprehensive, metropolitan university, offering bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and selected doctoral degrees and certificates through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Engineering and Computer Science; and Health, Education, and Applied Professional Studies. Founded in 1886, the campus emphasizes strong professional programs essential to the economic vitality of the region. UTC enjoys a strong relationship with the Chattanooga regional community, allowing for numerous cooperative education, internship, volunteer, clinical, and other experiential learning opportunities as well as applied research and partnership efforts.
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Founded 1886
Total Faculty 781
Total Enrollment 11,380
Full-Time Undergraduate 9,982
Part-Time Undergraduate 115
Transfer Students 845
Programs 206
Courses 2,749
Equivalencies 107,265 incoming
19,975 outgoing
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Financial Information

Scholarships and Financial Aid:
Financial aid must be applied for every academic year. Your first step is to submit a FAFSA. Once we begin reviewing student applications you may be eligible for one of our types of aid: Loans, Scholarships, Grants, or Student Employment. The FAFSA application for Fall 2024 will open Jan. 1, 2024.
Tuition and Fees:
In-State Tuition (12 credit hrs) and Fees $5,072 per semester. Out-of-State Tuition (12 credit hrs) and Fees $9,104. per semester, and Non-Tennessee Regional Counties Tuition (12 credit hrs) and fees $7088 per sem.
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Information for Transfer In Students

Transfer Applications Received:
Transfer Applications Accepted:
Percentage Accepted:
Transfer Applicants Enrolled:
Transfer Agreements:
UTC has transfer agreements with many colleges including: Chattanooga State Community Coll., Cleveland State Community Coll., Motlow State Community Coll, Lee University, Covenant College, and Dalton State College.
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Application Deadlines for Transfer

Summer April 15
Spring November 1
Fall May 1
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Additional Information

Veteran Friendly:
Visit the Veteran Services page at:
UTC Children's Center is an early childhood program operated by the School of Education, College of Health, Education and Professional Studies.
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Transfer Application Requirements

Minimum GPA:
2.0 Transfer GPA
Official Transcripts:
Applicants must submit official transcripts from all previous colleges attended as well as an official final high school transcript or GED scores.
SAT/ACT Scores:
Standardized test scores are required of some applicants for admission consideration and they will be notified if needed.
Letters of Recommendation:
Letters of Recommendation are not required for admission consideration.
An essay or personal statement is not required for admission consideration.
Application Fee:
There is a $30 non-refundable application fee.
An interview is not required for admission consideration.
Request More Information:
Apply Here:
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Transfer Credit Policy

Minimum Grade:
The lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit is a D or higher.
Credits (Min/Max):
Students must complete the last 24 credit hours at UT Chattanooga to receive a bachelor's degree.
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The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga

615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403-2598
United States
Main Phone:
(423) 425-4662


Transfer Admission Contact:
Julia Romeo
Admissions Coordinator, Undergraduate Admissions
(423) 425-4662
Transfer Services Contact:
Joel Wells
University Registrar, Records
(423) 425-4416
Adult Learner Contact:
Elizabeth Johnson
Director, Center for Academic Support and Advisement
(423) 425-4573
Veterans Services Contact:
Sylvana Matthews
Director, Veteran and Military Affairs
(423) 425-4663
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Last updated on 11/7/2023 by The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga.