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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
85% of 14,778 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
July 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.51
SAT Math
556 average
500-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
572 average
510-620 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
19-26 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,687
Out-of-state: $28,539
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,912
Out-of-state: $16,764
Room and Board
$10,175
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Freshman Award
$13,314
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,931
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
902
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
17%
10-19
29%
20-29
25%
30-39
13%
40-49
5%
50-99
8%
Over 100
3%
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Memphis Population
655,155
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Memphis
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
17% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Tiger
Sororities
8% of women participate
Fraternities
6% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.2%
Asian
3.8%
Black/African-American
36.7%
Hispanic/Latino
6.4%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
4%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.1%
White
47.3%
Unknown
1.5%
International Students
1.3% from 60 countries
First-Year Students Returning
77.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
28.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported