Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


Distribution of TELS Recipients Attending TICUA Institutions

# of Recipients

1,800
42
1
In 2009-10, over 12,400 students were awarded the Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarship (TELS) to attend a private, non-profit college or university. These students came from all 95 counties and received $51.5 million dollars in awards.
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 35 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.