Tennessee Independent Colleges
and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


TICUA Member Institutions Enroll
Over 12,600 Adult Students

21% of undergraduates at Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities are adult students (age 25 or older). The number of adults students at these institutions has increased 40% since 2004.
Source: TICUA Enrollment Reports

Message from TICUA President Claude Pressnell: This message is part of an ongoing series of charts that the Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association will share in the coming months, highlighting the impact of our 34 member campuses. We hope that you will find this information helpful. Please contact us for additional information either by phone at 615-242-6400 or email at research@ticua.org.