Tennessee Tech University is one of the best public universities in the South, according to a variety of reports and rankings organizations.
- Based on total cost and alumni earnings, TTU provides students with the highest return on investment for any public university in the state and across Tennessee, TTU ranks third overall: 2014
- TTU graduates have the highest mid-career salary potential of any public university graduates in Tennessee: 2014
U.S. News & World Report
- TTU is one of the top public universities: 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014
- TTU is among the top regional universities in the South: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- TTU graduates leave with the least debt in the South: 2011, 2015
- TTU is among the top 10 universities in the South for veterans: 2015
- TTU is among the universities that provide the best bang for your buck: 2013, 2014. In 2014, TTU was top in the state.
The Princeton Review
- TTU is among the best in the Southeast: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
- The College of Business is among the best 301 business schools: 2012
- TTU is a best value college: 2007, 2008, 2010
G.I. Jobs magazine
- TTU was included on the list of military friendly universities: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- The College of Business is among the best and most affordable AACSB-accredited online MBA programs: 2014. TTU was among the top 15 universities on the list and the top school in Tennessee.