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Schools with an median SAT of 400-1600, a median ACT of 1-36, that are in Tennessee, with a graduation rate of greater than 0%, an acceptance rate of greater than 0%, with stated tuition between $0k-$100k offering bachelor degrees, and a student population between 0k-100k, sorted by .

Degree Level bachelor
Vanderbilt University
#1

Vanderbilt University

#115 institution's overall influence
#16 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$50K

Acceptance

10%

Graduation

92%

Student body

11K

Median SAT/ACT

1505/34

Nashville, TN

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Fisk University
#2

Fisk University

#341 institution's overall influence
#843 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$21K

Acceptance

71%

Graduation

44%

Student body

<1K

Median SAT/ACT

1005/20

Nashville, TN

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Rhodes College
#3

Rhodes College

#1055 institution's overall influence
#1162 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$48K

Acceptance

45%

Graduation

79%

Student body

2K

Median SAT/ACT

1325/29

Memphis, TN

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University of Tennessee, Knoxville
#4

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

#172 institution's overall influence
#1285 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$13K

Acceptance

78%

Graduation

69%

Student body

26K

Median SAT/ACT

1240/28

Knoxville, TN

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Sewanee: The University of the South
#5

Sewanee: The University of the South

#1050 institution's overall influence
#1056 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$43K

Acceptance

65%

Graduation

82%

Student body

2K

Sewanee, TN

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Tennessee State University
#6

Tennessee State University

#711 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$9K

Graduation

41%

Student body

7K

Nashville, TN

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Bryan College
#7

Bryan College

#3400 institution's overall influence
#159 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$27K

Acceptance

51%

Graduation

58%

Student body

1K

Median SAT/ACT

1118/23

Dayton, TN

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Southern Adventist University
#8

Southern Adventist University

#2347 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$22K

Graduation

43%

Student body

3K

Collegedale, TN

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Middle Tennessee State University
#9

Middle Tennessee State University

#792 institution's overall influence
#1328 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

94%

Graduation

43%

Student body

19K

Median SAT/ACT

1130/23

Murfreesboro, TN

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University of Memphis
#10

University of Memphis

#890 institution's overall influence
#787 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

84%

Graduation

42%

Student body

17K

Median SAT/ACT

1090/22

Memphis, TN

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Lincoln Memorial University
#11

Lincoln Memorial University

#3042 institution's overall influence
#1140 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$22K

Acceptance

60%

Graduation

60%

Student body

3K

Median SAT/ACT

1100/22

Harrogate, TN

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Maryville College
#12

Maryville College

#2336 institution's overall influence
#1137 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$35K

Acceptance

55%

Graduation

55%

Student body

1K

Median SAT/ACT

1035/25

Maryville, TN

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LeMoyne–Owen College
#13

LeMoyne–Owen College

#3232 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

93%

Graduation

14%

Student body

<1K

Median SAT/ACT

/15

Memphis, TN

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Carson Newman University
#14

Carson Newman University

#4205 institution's overall influence
#287 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$28K

Acceptance

66%

Graduation

49%

Student body

3K

Median SAT/ACT

1064/23

Jefferson City, TN

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#15

University of Tennessee at Martin

#2632 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$10K

Acceptance

69%

Graduation

50%

Student body

6K

Median SAT/ACT

/23

Martin, TN

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
#16

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

#1435 institution's overall influence
#1007 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

76%

Graduation

44%

Student body

10K

Median SAT/ACT

1100/24

Chattanooga, TN

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King University
#17

King University

#3206 institution's overall influence
#1412 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$30K

Acceptance

58%

Graduation

45%

Student body

2K

Median SAT/ACT

1055/22

Bristol, TN

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Tusculum College
#18

Tusculum College

#4595 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$25K

Acceptance

66%

Graduation

41%

Student body

2K

Median SAT/ACT

1042/21

Greeneville, TN

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Lipscomb University
#19

Lipscomb University

#2914 institution's overall influence
#1338 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$32K

Acceptance

60%

Graduation

58%

Student body

4K

Median SAT/ACT

1190/25

Nashville, TN

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Lee University
#20

Lee University

#4406 institution's overall influence
#1378 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$18K

Acceptance

89%

Graduation

50%

Student body

4K

Median SAT/ACT

1090/24

Cleveland, TN

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Cumberland University
#21

Cumberland University

#1732 institution's overall influence
#180 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$23K

Acceptance

62%

Graduation

55%

Student body

2K

Median SAT/ACT

1010/21

Lebanon, TN

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Union University
#22

Union University

#4408 institution's overall influence
#1263 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$33K

Acceptance

57%

Graduation

68%

Student body

3K

Median SAT/ACT

1235/26

Jackson, TN

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Christian Brothers University
#23

Christian Brothers University

#3586 institution's overall influence
#1298 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$33K

Acceptance

56%

Graduation

51%

Student body

2K

Median SAT/ACT

/23

Memphis, TN

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Tennessee Technological University
#24

Tennessee Technological University

#2645 institution's overall influence
#1420 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

76%

Graduation

51%

Student body

9K

Median SAT/ACT

1155/24

Cookeville, TN

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East Tennessee State University
#25

East Tennessee State University

#2371 institution's overall influence
#564 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

87%

Graduation

40%

Student body

12K

Median SAT/ACT

1075/23

Johnson City, TN

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Trevecca Nazarene University
#26

Trevecca Nazarene University

#5598 institution's overall influence
#1267 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$26K

Acceptance

64%

Graduation

48%

Student body

3K

Median SAT/ACT

1125/22

Nashville, TN

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Lane College
#27

Lane College

#5252 institution's overall influence
#284 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$12K

Graduation

20%

Student body

1K

Jackson, TN

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Freed–Hardeman University
#28

Freed–Hardeman University

#5679 institution's overall influence
#1059 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$22K

Acceptance

93%

Graduation

57%

Student body

2K

Median SAT/ACT

1155/24

Henderson, TN

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Hiwassee College
#29

Hiwassee College

#3777 institution's overall influence
#1435 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$20K

Acceptance

67%

Graduation

7%

Student body

<1K

Median SAT/ACT

1060/19

Madisonville, TN

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Bethel University
#30

Bethel University

#7838 institution's overall influence
#1115 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

66%

Graduation

35%

Student body

3K

Median SAT/ACT

946/20

McKenzie, TN

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Tennessee Wesleyan College
#31

Tennessee Wesleyan College

#6605 institution's overall influence
#1398 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$24K

Acceptance

60%

Graduation

46%

Student body

<1K

Median SAT/ACT

1040/22

Athens, TN

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Welch College
#32

Welch College

#10081 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$19K

Graduation

33%

Student body

<1K

Gallatin, TN

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Austin Peay State University
#33

Austin Peay State University

#7256 institution's overall influence
#581 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$8K

Acceptance

94%

Graduation

37%

Student body

9K

Median SAT/ACT

1068/21

Clarksville, TN

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Martin Methodist College
#34

Martin Methodist College

#13009 institution's overall influence
#309 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$24K

Acceptance

100%

Graduation

30%

Student body

<1K

Median SAT/ACT

1038/21

Pulaski, TN

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Belmont University
#35

Belmont University

#698 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$34K

Acceptance

82%

Graduation

70%

Student body

7K

Median SAT/ACT

1210/26

Nashville, TN

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#36

Daymar Institute

Tuition + fees

$15K

Graduation

20%

Student body

<1K

Nashville, TN

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