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Colleges / Tennessee Technological University

Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, TN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate76%

About Tech

Tennessee Technological University is a public, state university in the town of Cookeville, Tennessee. Tech was founded in 1915. The university enrolls around 10,186 students a year, including 9,105 undergraduate students.

Tech Acceptance Rate 2018

It is moderately difficult to get into Tech. In 2018, Tech accepted 76% of applicants. Out of 6,913 applications received in 2018, 5,237 students were offered admission.

Tennessee Technological University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 76%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 4%

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Tennessee Technological University is located in Cookeville, Tennessee,.

If you would like to see Tech for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Cookeville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Nashville International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Tennessee Technological University and Cookeville are like without leaving home.

College Info

North Dixie Avenue Cookeville, TN 38505

Campus Setting: Small Town

Tech Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Tech is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Tech is Continuous processing.

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Tech SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

520 - 640


Reading SAT Range

530 - 620

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Tech is like? There are approximately 10,186 students enrolled at Tech, including 9,105 undergraduate students and 1,081 graduate students. 88% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from TN and 3% percent of students are from other states.


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