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UT Martin University Relations For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated March 26, 2020 The University of Tennessee at Martin is a public university with an acceptance rate of 64%. Part of the University of Tennessee system, UT Martin is located in Martin, Tennessee at the northwest corner of the state. The 250-acre main campus is listed on the National Directory of Botanical Gardens. An adjoining 680-acre farm serves the research needs of the school's agricultural programs. Popular undergraduate majors include business, agriculture, and education. Academics are supported by the university's 15-to-1 student / faculty ratio. In athletics, the UT Martin Skyhawks compete in the NCAA Division I Ohio Valley Conference (OVC). Considering applying to University of Tennessee at Martin? Here are the admissions statistics you should know, including average SAT/ACT scores and GPAs of admitted students. Acceptance Rate During the 2018-19 admissions cycle, University of Tennessee at Martin had an acceptance rate of 64%. This means that for every 100 students who applied, 64 students were admitted, making UT Martin's admissions process somewhat competitive. Admissions Statistics (2018-19) Number of Applicants 9,158 Percent Admitted 64% Percent Admitted Who Enrolled (Yield) 20% SAT and ACT Scores and Requirements The University of Tennessee at Martin requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2018-19 admissions cycle, 95% of admitted students submitted ACT scores. Note that the majority of applicants take the ACT and UT Martin does not report statistics on the SAT. ACT Range (Admitted Students) Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile English 21 27 Math 19 25 Composite 21 26 This admissions data tells us that most of UT Martin's admitted students fall within the top 42% nationally on the ACT. The middle 50% of students admitted to UT Martin received a composite ACT score between 21 and 26, while 25% scored above 26 and 25% scored below 21. Requirements UT Martin does not require the ACT writing section. Unlike many universities, the University of Tennessee at Martin superscores ACT results; your highest subscores from multiple ACT sittings will be considered. GPA In 2019, the average GPA of UT Martin's incoming freshmen class was 3.55, and over 61% of incoming students had average GPAs of 3.5 and above. These results suggest that most successful applicants to UT Martin have primarily high B grades. Admissions Chances The University of Tennessee at Martin, which accepts over half of applicants, has a somewhat selective admissions process. If your SAT/ACT scores and GPA fall within the school's minimum standards, you have a strong chance of being accepted. Applicants with a composite ACT of 19 or above, or a total SAT score of 900 or above, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 can receive admission to UT Martin. Alternatively, applicants with a composite ACT score of 21 or above, or an SAT total score of 980 or higher, with a cumulative high school GPA of 2.7 or above can receive automatic admission to UT Martin. UT Martin also considers your high school coursework. Applicants must have a minimum of four units of English and math, three units of lab science, one unit of U.S. history, one unit of European history, world history, or world geography, two units of the same foreign language, and one unit of visual or performing art. Applicants who do not meet the requirements of regular admission will be considered for Conditional Admission. 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