The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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  • Public
    4 year
  • 10.8K
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:18
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 13%
    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 508
Total Enrollment 11,457
Full-Time Undergraduate 10,016
Part-Time Undergraduate 748
Transfer Students 1,313
Programs 315
Courses 2,749
Equivalencies 107,265 incoming
21,439 outgoing
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Financial Information

Scholarships and Financial Aid:
Financial aid must be applied for every academic year. First you must 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.
Tuition and Fees:
In-State Tuition (12 credit hours) and Fees $4924per semester, Out-of-State Tuition (12 credit hours) and Fees $12983 per semester.
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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 Chattanooga State Technical Community College, Cleveland State Community College, Dalton State College, and Covenant College.
Adult Degree Completion Programs:
Bachelor of Integrated Studies.
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Application Deadlines for Transfer

Summer April 15
Spring November 1
Fall July 1
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Additional Information

Adult Learner Focused Institution:
Veteran Friendly:
Yes, the 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 GPA
Official Transcripts:
Submit official transcripts from all previous colleges and 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.
An essay or personal statement is not required for admission consideration.
Application Fee:
There is a $30 non-refundable 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):
You 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 Ave
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403-2598
United States
Main Phone:
(423) 425-4662


Transfer Admission Contact:
Jason Lyon
Director , 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 4/5/2023 by The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga.