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The University of Tennessee

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Welcome Future Graduate Students

Welcome to the Graduate Admissions Office of the University of Tennessee. The University of Tennessee is the land-grant institution of the State of Tennessee and is classified by the Carnegie Commission as a research university with very high research activity (RU/VH).

A wide range of graduate programs leading to master’s and doctoral degrees is available. The university offers 60 doctoral degrees, 81 master’s degrees, 3 educational specialists degrees, three professional programs, and 31 graduate certificate programs. More than 6,000 graduate and professional students are enrolled on and off campus under the tutelage of 1,500 faculty members.

Please use the links on this page to learn about the University of Tennessee, the programs we offer, and instructions on applying for the program of your choice.

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Summer 2016 International Application Deadline: Passed

Summer 2016 Domestic Application Priority Deadline for All Sessions: May 19, 2016

Fall 2016 International Application Deadline: February 1, 2016

Fall 2016 Domestic Application Deadline: August 3, 2016

For more information, please see our Application Deadlines page.


Contact Information

Graduate Admissions
201 Student Services Building
Knoxville, TN 37996-0221 USA
Phone: (865) 974-3251
Fax: (865) 974-6541
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