Tennessee Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Colleges by ACT Score

List of Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 38 colleges in Tennessee with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. Vanderbilt University tops the list with an average ACT Score of 34. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Tennessee Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
College Average ACT Score
V

Nashville, TN

34
R

Memphis, TN

29
T

Knoxville, TN

28
B

Nashville, TN

26
U

Jackson, TN

26
L

Nashville, TN

25
M

Maryville, TN

25
A

Nashville, TN

24
F

Henderson, TN

24
L

Cleveland, TN

24
M

Milligan College, Tennessee

24
T

Chattanooga, TN

24
T

Cookeville, TN

24
B

Dayton, TN

23
C

Jefferson City, TN

23
C

Memphis, TN

23
E

Johnson City, TN

23
M

Murfreesboro, TN

23
T

Martin, TN

23
J

Knoxville, TN

22