Tennessee Independent Colleges
and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


TICUA Member Institutions Serve Low Income Students

Percentage of Pell Students by Institution

 


Of TICUA's 31 undergraduate serving member institutions, 11 institutions have a Pell-eligible population of greater than 50% and another 15 member institutions have a Pell-eligible population between 30% and 49%.

The Pell Grant is a federal need-based award for students from low income families to attend college.

Source:  TICUA enrollment reports, Tennessee Higher Education Commission

Message from TICUA President Claude Pressnell: This message is part of an ongoing series of charts from the Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association highlighting the impact of our 34 member campuses. We hope that you will find this information helpful.

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