University of Tennessee–Knoxville College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

Education School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Yvonne Kilpatrick
Application deadline rolling
Application fee $35

University of Tennessee Knoxville College of Education Health and Human Sciences
TOEFL

TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
80 internet-based test

Post-baccalaureate certificate programs

Applications 391
Acceptance rate 75.4%
Enrollment N/A
Test requirements GRE scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Master’s programs

Applications 397
Acceptance rate 78.8%
Enrollment 257 full-time
85 part-time
Test requirements GRE scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education Specialist programs

Applications 90
Acceptance rate 30.0%
Enrollment 18 full-time
16 part-time
Test requirements GRE scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Ph.D./Ed.D. programs

Applications 97
Acceptance rate 53.6%
Enrollment 80 full-time
97 part-time
Test requirements GRE scores are considered or required for some or all of the programs

Education School Academics

Degree and Program Offerings

Degree programs offered bachelor’s, post-baccalaureate certificate, master’s, education specialist, Ph.D.
(11)
Categories of study offered to master’s students teaching track, counseling/psychology track, administration track
Categories of study offered to education specialist students teaching track, counseling/psychology track, administration track
Any programs in education offered off campus No
Any programs in education offered through distance education Yes

Program Specialization
100.0 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

education administration and supervision 9%
student counseling and personnel services 8%
curriculum and instruction 5%
educational evaluation, research, and statistics 1%
educational technology 2%
educational psychology 12%
elementary teacher education 16%
higher education administration 7%
junior high/intermediate/middle school teacher education 2%
secondary teacher education 22%
special education 8%
other 6%

Graduates (2010)

Certificate program graduates 23
Master’s program graduates 273
Education specialist program graduates 11
Doctoral program graduates 42

Faculty Resources

Full-time faculty 104
Part-time faculty 30
Full-time faculty with doctoral degrees 100%
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty who received awards or were editors of educational journals during 2009 and 2010 0.0%

Research Expenditures (2009-2010)

Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $13.2
Full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty engaged in externally funded research 29.5%

Education School Ranking

Education Ranking Scores

Score 53
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.3
Superintendent assessment score (out of 5) 3.8
Average GRE verbal score, entering doctoral students 504 – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score, entering doctoral students 583 – Medium
Doctoral programs acceptance rate 53.6% – Medium
Ratio of doctoral degrees granted to full-time faculty 0.4:1
Student-faculty ratio 1.1:1 – Low
Average amount of externally funded research expenditure per faculty member (in thousands) $118.2
Total amount of externally funded research conducted by the school (in millions) $13.2

Education School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Jeff Gerkin
Financial aid phone (865) 974-3131

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $8,362 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $23,400 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $414 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $1,250 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees $922 per year
Room and board $10,550
Books and supplies $1,654
Miscellaneous expenses $3,860

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 0
Teaching assistants 134
Research assistants 32
Other appointments 114
Students receiving grants and/or scholarships 198

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