Memphis has deep roots and an even deeper arts scene. Home to legendary musicians and comfortable Southern living, this Tennessee town is also home to 18 colleges and universities. Memphis has one of the most diverse campuses in the U.S. for both undergraduate and post-grad education and attracts students from all walks of life. Private universities are also available in Memphis, along with one campus, most recently ranked as a Top 25 school for alternative education.
Outside of college life, the city inspired an award-winning Broadway show and produced Undefeated, an academy award-winning documentary. Memphis is known for its high quality of life, impressive affordability, and plenty of avenues to make friends. Whether you're a music history fan or just wish to eat one of Elvis' famous peanut butter and banana sandwiches, Memphis promises a good time.*U.S. News and World Report *Newsweek magazine *Wikipedia, "Universities and Colleges in Memphis" *www.memphistn.gov
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center offers 48 degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,067 students graduated with students earning 620 Doctoral degrees, 228 Bachelor's degrees, 199 Master's degrees, and 20 Certificates.
Concorde Career College-Memphis offers 20 degree programs. It's a small, private for-profit, two-year college in a large city. In 2019, 802 students graduated with students earning 599 Certificates, and 203 Associate's degrees.
William Moore College of Technology offers 19 degree programs. It's a very small, private not-for-profit, two-year college in a large city. In 2019, 99 students graduated with students earning 83 Certificates, and 16 Associate's degrees.
Southwest Tennessee Community College offers 46 degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, two-year college in a large city. In 2019, 1,057 students graduated with students earning 841 Associate's degrees, and 216 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Rhodes College Memphis, TN||11 : 1||2,010|
|Christian Brothers University Memphis, TN||18 : 1||1,968|
|Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences Memphis, TN||14 : 1||989|
|Visible Music College Memphis, TN||24 : 1||241|
|University of Memphis Memphis, TN||24 : 1||21,685|
|Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Memphis Memphis, TN||1,356|
|Concorde Career College-Memphis Memphis, TN||37 : 1||1,312|
|Mid-South Christian College Memphis, TN||6 : 1||24|
|Vibe Barber College memphis, TN||71|
|Le Moyne-Owen College Memphis, TN||19 : 1||835|
|Gould's Academy Memphis, TN||163|
|William Moore College of Technology Memphis, TN||19 : 1||340|
|Memphis College of Art Memphis, TN||10 : 1||51|
|Remington College-Memphis Campus Memphis, TN||21 : 1||656|
|Empire Beauty School-S Memphis Memphis, TN||68|
|Empire Beauty School-E Memphis Memphis, TN||131|
|Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis, TN||48 : 1||9,433|
|The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis, TN||10 : 1||3,252|
|Memphis Theological Seminary Memphis, TN||26 : 1||205|
|DeVry University-Tennessee Nashville, TN||23 : 1||45|