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# Tennessee Healthcare Colleges

Tennessee ranked #21 in the nation for healthcare degrees handed out in 2019. Around 17,548 students received some type of diploma that year. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $15,740 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $20,662 a year.

An estimated 53% of college students in Tennessee take out loans, with the average loan amount being $6,194 per year.

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## Most Popular Healthcare Schools in Tennessee

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There are 14,191 students at ETSU in total, 11,153 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 9,228 are full-time. For undergraduates at ETSU, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Around 85% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 38% are men and 62% are women.

49% of ETSU students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,718 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.6% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from ETSU is $29,500.

The total student population at The University of Tennessee - Health Science Center is 3,252, of which 297 students are undergraduates and of those, 268 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.7% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

There are 4,867 students at LMU in total, 1,975 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,427 are full-time. It takes the average LMU undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

About 65% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 30% are men and 70% are women.

Roughly 60% of students at LMU take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,201 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.4% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from LMU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $32,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 1,312 full-time undergraduates at Concorde Career College - Memphis, and 1,312 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 31 to 1.

Around 86% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 8% are men and 92% are women.

Approximately 82% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,950 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 21.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Concorde Career College - Memphis is $18,200.

There are 13,131 students at Vanderbilt in total, 6,886 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,833 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Vanderbilt is 4.1 years.

This a very selective school with only 11% of students getting accepted. Around 47% of accepted students are men, and 53% are women.

Roughly 13% of students at Vanderbilt take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,367 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 1.5% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Vanderbilt with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $53,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at South College is 2,843, of which 2,006 students are undergraduates and of those, 2,006 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at South College is 4.0 years.

Approximately 58% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $10,148 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 17.9% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from South College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $25,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 17,378 undergraduates at UofM, of which 12,066 are full-time, and there are 21,685 students altogether. It takes the average UofM undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

About 85% of students who apply get accepted. Around 39% of accepted students are men, and 61% are women.

Roughly 56% of students at UofM take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,643 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 11.0% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UofM is $31,700.

There are 23,290 undergraduates at UT Knoxville, of which 22,018 are full-time, and there are 29,460 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 77%. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Roughly 45% of students at UT Knoxville take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,418 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.7% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from UT Knoxville with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,900 during the early years of their career after graduation.

The total student population at Volunteer State Community College is 9,144, which includes 4,779 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Roughly 7% of students at VSCC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $3,759 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,000 during the early-career years.

There are 8,050 students at Chattanooga State Community College in total, 3,821 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

15% of Chattanooga State Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $4,371 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 20.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $25,000 during the early-career years.

There are 5,861 students at Roane State Community College in total, 2,427 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

5% of Roane State Community College students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $4,130 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,900 during the early-career years.

There are 8,440 students at Belmont in total, 6,820 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,563 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

About 81% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 29% are men and 71% are women.

Roughly 37% of students at Belmont take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,608 a year. Belmont has a 2.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Belmont is $34,600.

There are 8,081 students at Tennessee State University in total, 5,875 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 4,807 are full-time. For undergraduates at Tennessee State University, the average graduation time is 4.7 years.

Approximately 80% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,675 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Tennessee State University is $28,500.

The total student population at Meridian Institute of Surgical Assisting is 615, which includes 592 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 25 to 1.

The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

There are 2,448 undergraduates at Southern Adventist, of which 2,085 are full-time, and there are 2,834 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

53% of Southern Adventist students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $8,390 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.5% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Southern Adventist is $33,100.

There are 3,172 students at Union in total, 2,164 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,796 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 60%. Of the accepted students, 31% are men and 69% are women.

Approximately 56% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,207 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $35,500 during the early-career years.

The total student population at Columbia State Community College is 6,305, which includes 3,249 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 6% of students at Columbia State Community College take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $3,718 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Columbia State Community College is $26,600.

There are 6,279 students at WSCC in total, 3,243 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $23,000 during the early-career years.

There are 11,048 students at Austin Peay State University in total, 9,971 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 6,773 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

Around 90% of students who apply get accepted. Around 36% of accepted students are men, and 64% are women.

58% of Austin Peay State University students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $5,699 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 12.4% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $29,200 during the early-career years.

There are 11,651 students at UT Chattanooga in total, 10,297 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 9,224 are full-time. It takes the average UT Chattanooga undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

About 83% of students who apply get accepted. Around 38% of accepted students are men, and 62% are women.

95% of UT Chattanooga students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $2,875 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,900 during the early-career years.

There are 1,968 students at King in total, 1,611 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 1,487 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at King is 4.3 years.

About 51% of students who apply get accepted. Around 45% of accepted students are men, and 55% are women.

67% of King students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,512 a year. The student loan default rate of 6.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from King with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $40,400 during the early years of their career after graduation.

There are 2,432 full-time undergraduates at JSCC, and 4,899 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

1% of JSCC students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $5,173 a year.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,700 during the early-career years.

There are 989 students at Baptist College of Health Sciences in total, 971 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 420 are full-time. For undergraduates at Baptist College of Health Sciences, the average graduation time is 4.3 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 54%. Of the accepted students, 8% are men and 92% are women.

Approximately 79% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $6,265 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $50,100 during the early-career years.

There are 21,721 students at Middle Tennessee State University in total, 19,461 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 15,721 are full-time. It takes the average Middle Tennessee State University undergraduate about 4.7 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 59%. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Roughly 53% of students at Middle Tennessee State University take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,631 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.3% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Middle Tennessee State University is $31,200.

There are 847 students at TCAT - Nashville in total, 610 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 18.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $24,900 during the early-career years.

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