UT Knoxville joined the ranks of the nation’s Top 50 public institutions, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2011 undergraduate rankings released today. UT Knoxville ranked 47th among all public universities, up five spots from last year, and 104th among all national universities.
UT Knoxville is a “very affordable” and “dynamic” university with “excellent research facilities” and “ample undergraduate research opportunities,” according to The Princeton Review annual ratings released this week. UT is among only 15 percent of the nation’s four-year colleges and universities to be included in The Princeton Review’s new 2011 edition of “The Best 373 Colleges.”
Have you “liked” UT Knoxville? The university recently ranked 14th in a Washington Post poll of the most popular colleges on Facebook. UT Knoxville’s 58,460 Facebook fans — as of May 28 — rank the campus between its SEC rivals the University of Kentucky and the University of Florida.
Now more than ever, parents and students want strong academics at an affordable price when it comes to choosing a college education. UT Knoxville offers just that according to The Princeton Review’s “Best Value Colleges for 2010″ list released today, which ranks the university among the 50 best values in higher education in the country.
UT Knoxville provides students one of the best values in public education according to the latest rankings from Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. The magazine’s annual “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” ranks American colleges based on academic quality and affordability. UT was the only Tennessee public university to make the top 100, placing 58th overall, up six spots from last year.
The College of Business Administration at UT Knoxville has a strong reputation nationally and internationally, according to the 2009 Eduniversal survey, which ranked the top 1,000 business schools worldwide. The college received “three palmes,” indicating an excellent business school that is nationally strong and has international links.
Two recent surveys have ranked the supply chain management/logistics program at UT Knoxville among the nation’s best. The UT supply chain management/logistics programs rank No. 4 in the U.S., as published in Supply Chain Management Review, the industry’s most respected executive-oriented publication. These results are corroborated by a recent University of Dayton School of Business survey that nationally ranks the college’s logistics offerings No. 2.
UT Knoxville took top honors in the state and the Southeastern Conference in this year’s 2010 College Sustainability Report Card. The report, published annually by the Sustainable Endowments Institute, gave UT Knoxville a B grade, placing the campus higher than any other Tennessee college or university and tied with two other universities for the top mark in the Southeastern Conference.
The College of Law at UT Knoxville is one of the nation’s best law schools, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features the school in the new 2010 edition of its book, “The Best 172 Law Schools.”
The College of Business Administration at UT Knoxville has one of the nation’s best MBA programs, according to The Princeton Review, a top education service and evaluation company. The college’s full-time MBA program is listed in the 2010 edition of “The Best 301 Business Schools.” UT’s full-time MBA program also appeared in The Princeton Review’s 2009 “Best 296 Business Schools” listing.