Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


Distribution of TICUA Lottery Recipients by County

In 2010-11, the Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship (TELS) assisted over 14,000 students attending TICUA member institutions. Of that total, 22% of students also earned a supplemental ASPIRE award based on financial need and 12% received the General Assembly Merit Scholarship (GAMS). Students from every county in the State except Clay County received a TELS award to attend a Tennessee private college or university.
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.