Tusculum UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Greeneville, Tennessee Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other private schools

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$24,860

Avg tuition

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About Tusculum University

Tusculum University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Greeneville, Tennessee. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,717, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 72%. The university offers 26 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 41%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for students are $24,860.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

72% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 72%

Retention Rate 62%

Graduation Rate 41%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 953-1148

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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57%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

70%

Black

12%

Unknown

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

1%

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

55% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

55%

State Grant Aid

53%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

55%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,255
State Grant Aid $5,213
Institution Grant Aid $15,919
Pell Grant Aid $4,910
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.