Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


Degrees Awarded by Public and Private Non-Profit Institutions,

2009-2010 Academic Year

Degree TICUA UT TBR 2-Yr TBR 4-Yr Total TICUA % of  Total
Associate 427 0 7,536 248 8,211 5%
Bachelor 10,395 6,517 0 11,733 28,645 36%
Master 4,336 2,238 0 3,244 9,818 44%
First Professional 604 637 0 253 1,494 40%
Doctoral 436 449 0 300 1,185 37%
Total 16,198 9,841 7,536 15,778 49,353 33%

 

TICUA member institutions awarded 16,198 degrees during academic year 2009-10. This was 33% of the degrees awarded in the State.
Source: Tennessee Higher Education Commission and TICUA, 2010

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.