UT Martin receives national, state-wide rankings
Contact 1: Erin Chesnut
MARTIN, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee at Martin recently received three new rankings for affordability and course selection. BestValueSchools.com ranks UT Martin 28th in the nation on its list of “the 100 most affordable universities in America for 2018,” OnlineColleges.com ranks the university fifth among Tennessee schools, and AffordableColleges.com ranks UT Martin’s online business program 22nd nationally.
BestValueSchools.com considered traditional academic institutions with more than 4,000 students enrolled and created its ranking based on the net price of a degree. Nearly 600 schools were included in the original list, and the top-100 most affordable universities were determined based on expense information from the National Center for Education Statistics.
UT Martin is the top-ranked Tennessee institution on this list, making it the most affordable Tennessee school in the nation, according to this particular website.
OnlineColleges.com ranked 54 higher-education institutions in Tennessee based on a variety of factors, including affordability, student services and the availability of online programs. UT Martin was ranked fifth in this list, just behind East Tennessee State University in fourth place and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in third.
AffordableColleges.com evaluated 50 universities in the nation based on the affordability of online bachelor’s degree programs in business management. At number 22, UT Martin is one of the top-two Tennessee institutions included, trailing behind the University of Memphis at number nine.
UT Martin is a four-year university offering 17 undergraduate and five graduate degree programs with more than 100 academic areas of study.