Tennessee Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 41 private colleges in Tennessee with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Vanderbilt University leads the list by accepting 10% of high school students that applied.

List of Tennessee Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
School Acceptance Rate
V

Nashville, TN

10%
O

Franklin, TN

31%
A

Nashville, TN

40%
R

Memphis, TN

45%
B

Dayton, TN

51%
M

Maryville, TN

55%
C

Memphis, TN

56%
U

Jackson, TN

57%
K

Bristol, TN

58%
B

Memphis, TN

59%
L

Nashville, TN

60%
L

Harrogate, TN

60%
T

Athens, TN

60%
C

Lebanon, TN

62%
T

Nashville, TN

64%
S

Sewanee, TN

65%
B

McKenzie, TN

66%
C

Jefferson City, TN

66%
T

Greeneville, TN

66%
H

Madisonville, TN

67%