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The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Reviews

Based on 48 Reviews
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College Review
Career PreparationA-
Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsA-
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African Studies
1
Anthropology
55
2
8
Anthropology, Other
2
Behavioral Aspects of Health
0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
9
Counseling Psychology
12
Educational Psychology
49
4
6
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
0
Health Policy Analysis
2
History, General
99
2
3
Human Development and Family Studies, General
67
20
5
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
0
Library and Information Science
67
Linguistics
1
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
0
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other
96
Philosophy
20
2
2
Political Science and Government, General
165
2
4
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
5
Psychology, General
350
17
21
Public Administration
6
2
Public Policy Analysis, General
6
Religion/religious Studies
13
School Psychology
3
Social Work
60
197
45
38
Social Work, Other
10
Sociology
106
3
3
Women's Studies
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
190
75
Advertising
36
Business Administration and Management, General
99
215
11
Business Statistics
49
37
Business/managerial Economics
31
6
7
Consumer Economics
30
Economics, General
39
Finance, General
98
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General
24
19
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other
1
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
308
Management Science
0
2
Marketing/marketing Management, General
130
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Teacher Education
0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
2
Art Teacher Education
6
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
16
2
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
0
Creative Writing
12
Education, General
6
6
14
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
15
0
Educational Statistics and Research Methods
1
English Language and Literature, General
160
11
7
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
17
4
French Language and Literature
10
2
German Language and Literature
8
7
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
5
Italian Language and Literature
0
Russian Language and Literature
4
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
1
Spanish Language and Literature
37
1
Special Education and Teaching, General
102
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
132
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
103
41
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
176
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
31
5
2
Architecture
54
19
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
34
5
2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
1
10
Chemical Engineering
63
4
8
Chemical Engineering, Other
0
Civil Engineering, General
72
25
9
Computer Engineering, General
15
2
3
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
44
13
14
Engineering Science
0
2
2
Engineering, Other
5
3
Engineering/industrial Management
2
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
6
Industrial Engineering
19
14
4
Landscape Architecture
9
Materials Engineering
19
14
21
Mechanical Engineering
107
22
5
4
Natural Resource Economics
1
Natural Resources/conservation, General
2
Nuclear Engineering
40
29
17
8
Polymer/plastics Engineering
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
0
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
1
0
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
1
7
3
Gerontology
4
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
3
4
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
186
33
7
Nurse Anesthetist
0
Nursing Education
2
Nursing Practice
4
Nursing Science
4
Nutrition Sciences
38
6
4
Palliative Care Nursing
0
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
5
Public Health, General
29
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
4
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
153
50
Veterinary Medicine
91
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
2
5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
1
10
Biology/biological Sciences, General
249
Chemistry, General
49
0
12
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
1
Geography
21
18
2
Geology/earth Science, General
36
7
3
Mathematics, General
40
30
6
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
3
4
Physics, General
14
13
15
Statistics, General
12
13
2
Systems Science and Theory
6
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural and Extension Education Services
15
15
Agricultural Business and Management, General
15
Agricultural Business and Management, Other
0
Agricultural Economics
7
Agricultural Engineering
11
4
0
Agriculture, General
8
Animal Sciences, General
95
6
1
Ecology
2
6
Food Science
56
12
1
6
Forestry, General
6
6
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
4
Plant Sciences, General
20
6
0
Soil Chemistry and Physics
24
4
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
30
4
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
20
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
20
4
Fine/studio Arts, General
52
9
Interior Design
14
Music Pedagogy
1
Music, General
38
38
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
100
Mass Communication/media Studies
21
12
Public Relations/image Management
54
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fire Protection, Other
4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
1
Law
128
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/management, General
5
Hotel/motel Administration/management
62
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
0
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
40
6
5
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural and Extension Education Services
Civil Engineering, General
Education, General
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational Psychology
Engineering, Other
Engineering/industrial Management
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Library and Information Science
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
Social Work

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship (University of Tennessee - Knoxville Dietetic Internship)
Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
Law (LAW) - Professional schools
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (College of Health Professions)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University of Tennessee Professional Psychology Internship Consortium)
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University of Tennessee - Knoxville Counseling Center Psychology Internship)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education
Veterinary Medicine (VET) - Programs leading to a D.V.M. or D.M.V. degree
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Predoctoral (University of Tennessee Health Science Center 875 Union Avenue)
Dental Hygiene (DH)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
Periodontics
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
(SCPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE and supervisory CPE programs
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work Master's Degree, Class of 2015
They work very well for the younger student; the career counselors seem to have no clue what to do with the older (in their 40's and older) graduate.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Education, Class of 1976
It is a large school so I am sure it offers them many tools. I graduated so long ago, I am not familiar with the specifics.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting and Master's in Accounting, Class of 2011
The Accounting program is the best. They offer a "Meet the Firms" event where you can go and meet with 30 different firms and companies. They also have an annual "Accounting Day" before a major football game for reconnecting with the department and graduates.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1982
Experience with a diverse population
Rated January 2016
Alumni
computer science, Class of 1986
Ask what you are going to do once you leave school, have job fairs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
political science, Class of 2008
internships, etc.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1982
Internships
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master's of Science in Social Work, Class of 2015
nothing
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance, Class of 1988
Internships, clubs with company sponsors
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1983
Excellent business school with all practical applications from economics to applied sciences.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work Master's Degree, Class of 2015
Studied on-line.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Education, Class of 1976
Very diverse - even when I attended.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting and Master's in Accounting, Class of 2011
Diverse, most are motivated.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1982
White middle vlass
Rated January 2016
Alumni
computer science, Class of 1986
It was fun and i studied hard
Rated January 2016
Alumni
political science, Class of 2008
southern, smart, laid back
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1982
Not sure. It's been a while.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master's of Science in Social Work, Class of 2015
large, urban, campus; students a whole are more liberal than the surrounding community
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance, Class of 1988
Excited, hard-working, study hard / play hard, sports enthusiasts
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1983
Excellent with all types of activities.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work Master's Degree, Class of 2015
not applicable
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Education, Class of 1976
Excellent - even when I attended.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting and Master's in Accounting, Class of 2011
All that you would expect at a major top 25 university, too many to list here.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1982
None I could use as a working off campus student
Rated January 2016
Alumni
computer science, Class of 1986
Amazing
Rated January 2016
Alumni
political science, Class of 2008
improving quickly.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1982
Not sure. It's been a while
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master's of Science in Social Work, Class of 2015
crazy, always under construction
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance, Class of 1988
They were nice when I was there and I have seen efforts to renovate and modernize lately.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1983
Top notch.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 12 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work Master's Degree, Class of 2015
not applicable
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS in Education, Class of 1976
There was anything you wanted to do it was so larger. I am sure the is true.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting and Master's in Accounting, Class of 2011
Football
Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS, Class of 1982
Dance, music at the time sms theater
Rated January 2016
Alumni
computer science, Class of 1986
Football, basketball, baseball,
Rated January 2016
Alumni
political science, Class of 2008
There are a lot of groups and activities such as sports and greek life.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer Science, Class of 1982
Not sure. It's been a while
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Master's of Science in Social Work, Class of 2015
no clue. football I guess
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance, Class of 1988
Sports. Particularly football and basketball
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1983
Everything any school has.
Rated January 2016