Freshman Students

We are excited that you are looking at Tennessee Tech University as your possible university home. Tech is uniquely and centrally located between three metropolitan cities, Nashville, Chattanooga, and Knoxville; thereby providing its students with a safe and exciting mid-sized campus experience—yet with the convenience of three large cities all within an easy drive.

TTU is a university that offers outstanding academic programs that prepare its students for the highest salary potential of all Tennessee public universities, according to In addition, the 2016 U.S. News & World Report found that Tech graduates leave with the least amount of debt in the South; in fact, almost half of TTU’s graduates leave debt-free!

Becoming part of the Tennessee Tech family provides you with more that 40 academic programs to choose from—come find out what more than 10,000 students just like you have already discovered at TTU, a Tennessee Top Public University that is focused on your success! We welcome you to come and soar as one of our newest Golden Eagles.

Explore these pages to learn more about what a Tennessee Tech education can do for you.

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Applications for Spring 2019, Summer 2019, and Fall 2019 are now open!

Are you looking for an on campus job in the Admissions Office? Click here to learn more about becoming a STAR (Student Telecounseling Admissions Representative).

Learn more here about Tennessee Tech's NEW Tuition Discount for Out-of-State students!