Tennessee Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 86 colleges in Tennessee with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Vanderbilt University leads the list by accepting 12% of high school students that applied.

List of Tennessee Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
School Acceptance Rate
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN

12%
Victory University

Memphis, Tennessee

31%
O'More College of Design

Franklin, TN

31%
Aquinas College

Nashville, TN

40%
Nossi College of Art

Madison, TN

49%
Christian Brothers University

Memphis, TN

50%
Rhodes College

Memphis, TN

51%
Cumberland University

Lebanon, TN

54%
Johnson University

Knoxville, TN

55%
Sewanee The University of the South

Sewanee, TN

56%
Union University

Jackson, TN

58%
King College

Bristol, TN

60%
Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, TN

61%
Lipscomb University

Nashville, TN

62%
Maryville College

Maryville, TN

62%
Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, TN

63%
Le Moyne Owen College

Memphis, TN

64%
The University of Tennessee Martin

Martin, TN

65%