Best Biology Colleges in Tennessee

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We have created a 2020 ranking of the best colleges in Tennessee that offer Biology degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 38 Biology schools located within Tennessee. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Biology Colleges in Tennessee for 2020

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt University offers 4 Biology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 36 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees, 11 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Based on 28 Reviews
2 The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers 2 Biology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 249 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 249 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
3 Rhodes College Memphis, TN

Rhodes College offers 2 Biology Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 56 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 56 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 University of Memphis Memphis, TN

University of Memphis offers 4 Biology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 94 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 77 Bachelor's degrees, 14 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
5 The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga offers 2 Biology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 130 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 130 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
6 Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, TN

Middle Tennessee State University offers 3 Biology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 122 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 114 Bachelor's degrees, and 8 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
7 Belmont University Nashville, TN

Belmont University offers 1 Biology Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 25 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 25 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
8 Tennessee Technological University Cookeville, TN

Tennessee Technological University offers 2 Biology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a remote town. In 2015, 84 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 76 Bachelor's degrees, and 8 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
9 East Tennessee State University Johnson City, TN

East Tennessee State University offers 3 Biology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 71 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 57 Bachelor's degrees, and 14 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
10 Lipscomb University Nashville, TN

Lipscomb University offers 2 Biology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 23 students graduated in the study area of Biology with students earning 23 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

List of all Biology Colleges in Tennessee

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
5/5
4 : 1 12,567
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN
3/5
18 : 1 27,845
Rhodes College Rhodes College Memphis, TN
5/5
11 : 1 2,063
University of Memphis University of Memphis Memphis, TN
3/5
20 : 1 20,585
The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN
3/5
22 : 1 11,387
Middle Tennessee State University Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, TN
3/5
23 : 1 22,511
Belmont University Belmont University Nashville, TN
5/5
16 : 1 7,350
Tennessee Technological University Tennessee Technological University Cookeville, TN
3/5
22 : 1 10,900
East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University Johnson City, TN
3/5
17 : 1 14,334
Lipscomb University Lipscomb University Nashville, TN
5/5
16 : 1 4,680
King University King University Bristol, TN
5/5
17 : 1 2,920
Austin Peay State University Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN
2/5
23 : 1 10,099
Union University Union University Jackson, TN
5/5
13 : 1 3,583
The University of Tennessee-Martin The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin, TN
3/5
20 : 1 6,827
Lee University Lee University Cleveland, TN
4/5
19 : 1 5,041
Trevecca Nazarene University Trevecca Nazarene University Nashville, TN
4/5
22 : 1 2,640
Lincoln Memorial University Lincoln Memorial University Harrogate, TN
4/5
15 : 1 3,983
Bethel University Bethel University McKenzie, TN
4/5
21 : 1 5,951
Carson-Newman University Carson-Newman University Jefferson City, TN
5/5
17 : 1 2,528
Tennessee State University Tennessee State University Nashville, TN
2/5
26 : 1 9,167
Bryan College-Dayton Bryan College-Dayton Dayton, TN
4/5
18 : 1 1,489
Lane College Lane College Jackson, TN
3/5
21 : 1 1,376
Cumberland University Cumberland University Lebanon, TN
4/5
19 : 1 1,550
Sewanee-The University of the South Sewanee-The University of the South Sewanee, TN
5/5
11 : 1 1,797
Maryville College Maryville College Maryville, TN
5/5
14 : 1 1,213

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Additional Biology Degree Facts for Tennessee Schools

Tennessee Schools offering online Biology degrees

Online Biology degrees are available with as many as 25 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Biology degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Belmont University 0 0 25 0 0
How many Tennessee schools offer online Biology degrees?
  • 1 Bachelor's

What Biology degree programs were earned in Tennessee?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 3 Colleges 7 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 39 Colleges 1,258 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 3 Colleges 18 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 8 Colleges 74 Graduates
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