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New Student Orientation

Orientation for new students will be held on August 15 starting at 4:00 with TTU Services Fair.  We will follow the fair with a program from 5-6:30 PM and a meet and greet at 6:30.  This is a great opportunity to ask questions and meet other new graduate students.  On-line orientation is also available for our distance students.


What makes the Tennessee Tech Graduate College Unique

♦Customized graduate degrees in a variety of relevant fields

♦Collaborative and collegial environment

♦Research driven - research intensive - research excellence


Top Rankings

U.S. News & World Report
Ranked #140 in Best Public National University
Ranked #277 in Best National University
Ranked in top 250 Graduate Schools (Abound ranking)
Tech graduates leave with the least debt of all public universities in Tennessee.


Tech graduates have the highest early career salary of any public university graduates in Tennessee.

Based on total cost and alumni wage earnings, Tech provides students with the highest return on investment for any public university in Tennessee, and ranks third overall among both private and public universities.


Yes you can afford that graduate degree!
Our competitive credit hour rate can secure your degree
for as little as $19,000! That is a great Return on Investment or ROI in you!
Student Loans and Graduate Assistantships are available.

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The good news is that many programs do not require a GRE.  Many programs focus on your undergraduate GPA.  

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GRE is now waived for Environmental Sciences PhD

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New Graduate Student Orientation

04:00 PM, Bell Hall Room 282

All new graduate students are invited to attend new graduate student orientation on August 15.  Starting at 4:00, students will be able to meet with on-campus offices to find out what support they provide, then the program will start at 5:00 and will include graduate school policies and existing student advice followed at 6:30 with a meet-and-greet reception.  Please RSVP for the event.

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