Tusculum University, TN

Private Nonprofit4-Year • Small • Highly ResidentialMaster's College and UniversityNot Selective • High Transfer-InAffiliated with the Presbyterian Church USAMain Campus
60 Shiloh Road, Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 636-7300

Tusculum University Rankings

1 ← Poor Great → 100


Academics at Tusculum University

GradHighest Degree

Share of Graduates by Field of Study

Biological and Biomedical Sciences3%
Business, Management, Marketing40%
Computer and Information Sciences<1%
English Language and Literature4%
Health Professions and Related Programs10%
Law Enforcement, Firefighting3%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities3%
Mathematics and Statistics2%
Multi-disciplinary Studies1%
Natural Resources and Conservation2%
Parks, Recreation, Fitness Studies10%
Social Sciences2%
Visual and Performing Arts2%


Getting into Tusculum University

66%Admission Rate
523Median SAT Math
520Median SAT Reading
21Median ACT Composite

Typical Test Scores

SAT Math (25–75%)490–555
200 800
SAT Reading (25–75%)470–570
200 800
ACT Composite (25–75%)18–24
1 36


Cost of Attending Tusculum University

$25KIn-State Tuition
$25KOut-of-State Tuition
$37KAverage Total Cost
$17KAverage Net Cost

Average Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolTNUS


Typical Debt after Tusculum University

79%Receive Federal Loans
$15KMedian Federal Debt
52%Repayment Rate
$250Median Payment

Received Financial Aid

Family IncomeSchoolTNUS
$0–$30K 46%61%57%
$30K–$48K 17%16%16%
$48K–$75K 16%12%12%
$75K–$110K 10%9%9%
>$110K 10%9%11%

Student Debt

The median debt for family income between $0–$30K$14K$11K$11K
The median debt for family income between $30K–$75K$18K$12K$12K
The median debt for students with family income >$75K$14K$12K$12K
The median debt for Pell students$16K$12K$12K
The median debt for no-Pell students$14K$10K$11K
Cumulative loan debt at the 90th percentile$42K$26K$25K
Cumulative loan debt at the 75th percentile$29K$18K$18K
Cumulative loan debt at the 25th percentile$7K$5K$6K
Cumulative loan debt at the 10th percentile$4K$3K$3K

Repayment Rates

1-year after entering repayment 43%39%43%
3-years after entering repayment 52%44%46%
5-years after entering repayment 57%47%50%
7-years after entering repayment 65%52%55%


Completion Rates at Tusculum University

54%Retention Rate
-Transfer Rate
17%Withdrawal Rate
32%Graduation Rate

Graduation Rates by Time Taken

Time TakenSchoolTNUS
Within 4 Years 17%39%38%
Within 6 Years 32%56%55%
Within 8 Years 40%57%56%

Graduation Rates by Ethnicity

Ethnicity and NativitySchoolTNUS
Black 18%42%39%
Caucasian 38%56%52%
Hispanic or Latino 12%53%47%
Native American or Alaskan Native 40%43%40%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 50%52%43%
Non-US citizens/residents 42%55%50%
Other race 18%48%44%


Outcomes after Tusculum University

91%Employment Rate
$32KMedian Salary
$18K25 Pctl Salary
$42K75 Pctl Salary

Employment over Time

Employed 6 years after enrollment 91%85%85%
Employed 7 years after enrollment 91%83%84%
Employed 8 years after enrollment 90%83%84%
Employed 9 years after enrollment 91%81%83%
Employed 10 years after enrollment 90%81%83%

Distribution of Earnings after Graduation

10th percentile of earnings$10K$6K$7K
25th percentile of earnings$18K$16K$17K
50th percentile of earnings$32K$26K$29K
75th percentile of earnings$42K$39K$43K
90th percentile of earnings$60K$51K$57K

Median Earnings over Time

Earnings 6 years after enrollment$32K$26K$29K
Earnings 8 years after enrollment$35K$30K$32K
Earnings 10 years after enrollment$38K$32K$35K


Students at Tusculum University

59%Full-time Undergrads
23Avg Entry Age
328Graduate Students

Enrollment by Gender

Female degree-seeking undergraduates 53%62%64%
Male degree-seeking undergraduates 47%37%35%

Enrollment by Race and Nativity

Race and NativitySchoolTNUS
Asian <1%1%4%
Black 15%24%18%
Caucasian 69%62%49%
Hispanic or Latino 3%5%18%
Native American or Alaskan Native 1%<1%1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander <1%<1%<1%
Non-US citizens/residents 7%1%2%
Two or more races 1%2%3%
Other race 3%2%4%

Enrollment by Family Income

Family IncomeSchoolTNUS
$0–$30K 39%49%43%
$30K–$48K 17%19%18%
$48K–$75K 16%15%16%
$75K–$110K 14%12%14%
>$110K 11%11%15%

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