Tennessee Independent Colleges
and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


Percent of Undergraduate Students with Pell Eligibility, Fall 2012

Tennessee's Independent Colleges and Universities are committed to serving low income students.

 

13 TICUA institutions serve a population where greater than 50% of students are Pell-eligible and another 14 TICUA institutions serve a population where between 30% and 49% of students are Pell-eligible.


PEll eligible students are defined as students who were eligible to receive the Pell Grant at any time during their college career. The Federal Pell Grant provides need-based college financial aid to low income students.
Source:  TICUA enrollment reports, THEC Tennessee Higher Education Fact Book, 2013-14

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