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#1104 Overall Influence #1056 Desirability Rank

Sewanee: The University of the South

Liberal arts university in Sewanee, Tennessee

Featured Alumnus

Jon Meacham ranks among our Top Influential Historians Today.

From Wikipedia

Sewanee: The University of the South, commonly known as Sewanee , is a private Episcopal liberal arts college in Sewanee, Tennessee. It is owned by 28 southern dioceses of the Episcopal Church and its School of Theology is an official seminary of the church. The university's School of Letters offers graduate degrees in American Literature and Creative Writing. The campus consists of of scenic mountain property atop the Cumberland Plateau, with the developed portion occupying about .

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,191

Acceptance

56%

Graduation Rate

80%

Median SAT Score

1245

Median ACT Score

27

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$46,960

Fees (in-state)

$272

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$17,277
30K - 48K$15,686
48K - 75K$24,851
75K - 110K$30,313
110K+$38,820

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,700

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

735 University Avenue, Sewanee TN 37383-1000

What is Sewanee: The University of the South known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#364 World Rank
Religious Studies
#850 World Rank
Literature
#1059 World Rank
Business
#635 World Rank
History
#922 World Rank
Philosophy
#1795 World Rank
Biology
#1610 World Rank
Political Science
#840 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2526 World Rank
Computer Science
#1819 World Rank
Physics
#1559 World Rank
Psychology
#2148 World Rank
Mathematics
#2433 World Rank
Chemistry
#2530 World Rank
Sociology
#5367 World Rank
Economics
#3060 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#503 World Rank
Nursing
#575 World Rank
Law
#750 World Rank
Communications
#1372 World Rank
Medical
#1435 World Rank
Education
#1646 World Rank
Engineering
#1941 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2716 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Sewanee: The University of the South's Most influential alumni?

Sewanee: The University of the South 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Nursing, and Law

Alfred C. Marble Jr.

C. Brinkley Morton

American Episcopal priest

Katharine Wilkinson

American environmentalist

Frank Allan

Bishop

Campbell Gray

American Episcopal bishop

Henry Seibels

American football player

Thomas N. E. Greville

American mathematician

Thompson Buchanan

American novelist and playwright

James L. Harris

American-football player

Henry I. Louttit

Bishop of Georgia; American Episcopalian bishop

Patrick Henry Nelson II

Harry P. Cain

American politician