Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, TN

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Founded as a public institution in 1915, the Tennessee Technological University is located in rural Cookeville, Tenn. The school offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through six colleges: agriculture and human sciences, arts and sciences, business, education, engineering and interdisciplinary studies. The most popular majors include education, mechanical engineering, nursing, physical education and electrical engineering.

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Quick Facts


Campus Box 5006 USPS 077-460
Cookeville, TN 38505
Institutional Control: Public
Year Founded: 1915

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
94.4% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$24,500 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


Specialties

#393
Business
#152
Engineering

School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: N/A
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences, Accounting, Agriculture, general, Fine arts and art studies, other, Biology, general, Business administration and management, general, Civil engineering, general, Chemical engineering, Chemistry, Computer engineering, Computer science, Economics, English language and literature, general, Finance, general, Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics, Geology/earth science, general, Ecology, Electrical and electronics engineering, History, Health and physical education/fitness, Industrial engineering, Industrial technology/technician, Journalism, Mathematics, Multi/interdisciplinary studies, Mechanical engineering, Marketing, Music, general, Physics, Political science and government, general, Psychology, general, Secondary education and teaching, Sociology, Special education and teaching, general, Wildlife, fish and wildlands science and management, Family and consumer sciences/human sciences, Communication, journalism, and related programs, Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies, Computer and information sciences and support services, Education, Engineering, Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields, English language and literature/letters, Mathematics and statistics, Psychology, Social sciences, Visual and performing arts, Crafts/craft design, folk art and artisanry, Health/medical preparatory programs

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 10,314
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 9,259
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 780

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, tennis
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 1 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1
Aggravated assault 2 3 0
Burglary 15 16 21
Motor vehicle theft 1 1 3
Arson 1 1 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 1 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1
Aggravated assault 0 2 0
Burglary 10 4 5
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 1 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 2 0 3
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 1
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 1 0 2
Drug law violations 3 12 7
Liquor law violations 5 3 9
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 1 8 2
Liquor law violations 2 3 4
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 1 0 2
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.