#1858 Overall Influence #1420 Desirability Rank

Tennessee Technological University

University

From Wikipedia

Tennessee Technological University is a public research university in Cookeville, Tennessee, United States. It was formerly known as Tennessee Polytechnic Institute , and before that as University of Dixie , the name under which it was founded as a private institution. Affiliated with the Tennessee Board of Regents, the university is governed by a board of trustees. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,781

Acceptance

80%

Graduation Rate

57%

Median SAT Score

1125

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$8,358

Fees (in-state)

$1,278

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$46,700

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

9K

Under-Grads

8K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 William L. Jones Drive, Cookeville TN 38505-0001

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

7 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

43 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is Tennessee Technological University 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

#1136 World Rank
Engineering
#1193 World Rank
Biology
#1271 World Rank
Business
#2551 World Rank
Education
#870 World Rank
Psychology
#1591 World Rank
Computer Science
#1456 World Rank
History
#1657 World Rank
Chemistry
#1507 World Rank
Physics
#1574 World Rank
Mathematics
#2410 World Rank
Political Science
#3018 World Rank
Medical
#1013 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2536 World Rank
Literature
#1892 World Rank
Communications
#1011 World Rank
Sociology
#2589 World Rank
Economics
#1907 World Rank
Nursing
#1322 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#1986 World Rank
Law
#2595 World Rank
Philosophy
#2596 World Rank
Social Work
#3424 World Rank
Anthropology
#3535 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Tennessee Technological University's Most influential alumni?

Tennessee Technological University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Sociology, and Earth Sciences

Tre Lamb

American football coach and player

Josey Ridgway

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-4157-7255

Riley Thompson

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-1592-1307

Erin Eldridge

Anthropologist, academic, researcher, professor of Anthropology

Erik P Hoy

Researcher

Michael W Beck

Researcher

Daryl Szarenski

American sports shooter

Glenn A Fugate

Researcher

Matthew Gott

Researcher

Andrew J. Allen

American musician

Nasrin Alamdari

Researcher

John Tanner

American football player