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Accounting Schools in Tennessee

There are 36 schools in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs. In 2010, 1,191 students graduated with degrees from Tennessee accounting schools. 806 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 314 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,063 students graduate from accounting programs in this state each year. This accounts for 1% of accounting students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, three students graduated with certificates in accounting, 68 with a degree at the associate's level, 806 with a bachelor's level degree, and 314 with a degree at the master's level.

36 accounting schools are located in this southeastern state. And of these, while 28 schools are private, eight schools are public. While private accounting school tuition varies from $10,500 to $39,930, tuition at a public accounting school varies from $5,704 to $7,382.

Average tuition for programs in accounting is $16,405. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,704 each year, is at Tennessee State University, while the highest tuition for accounting programs, which is $39,930 per year, is at Vanderbilt University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in accounting.

Accounting Program Completions in Tennessee 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,063 students graduate from accounting programs in this state each year. This accounts for 1% of accounting students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, three students graduated with certificates in accounting, 68 with a degree at the associate's level, 806 with a bachelor's level degree, and 314 with a degree at the master's level.

Accounting Program Completions in Tennessee 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 2
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 2
  • Certificate 2009: 6
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 36
  • Associate 2007: 29
  • Associate 2008: 19
  • Associate 2009: 43
  • Associate 2010: 68
  • Bachelor 2006: 696
  • Bachelor 2007: 690
  • Bachelor 2008: 691
  • Bachelor 2009: 760
  • Bachelor 2010: 806
  • Master 2006: 210
  • Master 2007: 225
  • Master 2008: 223
  • Master 2009: 273
  • Master 2010: 314

Accounting Program Availability in Tennessee

Schools in this state offer a total of 53 programs in accounting. Of these programs, about 52.8% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Accounting Program Availability in Tennessee

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 28
  • Master: 14

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34980
  • 25th Percentile: 42560
  • Median: 53190
  • 75th Percentile: 68230
  • 90th Percentile: 89150

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47120
  • Median Salary 2007: 49670
  • Median Salary 2008: 51780
  • Median Salary 2009: 52120
  • Median Salary 2010: 53190
  • Total Employed 2006: 14980
  • Total Employed 2007: 15400
  • Total Employed 2008: 15550
  • Total Employed 2009: 15660
  • Total Employed 2010: 15970

Tennessee vs National Accounting Employment

Tennessee vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Tennessee: 1.489% (15970)

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1. Daymar Institute - Nashville

340 Plus Park Blvd
Nashville, TN 37217
(615) 361-7555

Daymar Institute-Nashville is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in accounting. Out of those, students are offered one accounting certificate by it and one accounting degree at the associate's level. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

2. Hiwassee College

225 Hiwassee College Drive
Madisonville, TN 37354-4001
(423) 442-2001

Hiwassee College is located in Madisonville, Tennessee, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one accounting program. It is a 4-year institution. Hiwassee is the oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering programs in accounting.

3. Tennessee Temple University

1815 Union Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
(423) 493-4100

Tennessee Temple University, which is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Chattanooga, TN and this school offers one program in accounting.

4. South College

3904 Lonas Road
Knoxville, TN 37909-0000
(865) 251-1800

South College, which is 3.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Knoxville, TN and this school offers one accounting program. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting in terms of programs.

5. Strayer University - Tennessee

2620 Thousand Oaks Blvd Ste 1100
Memphis, TN 38118
(901) 369-0835

Strayer University-Tennessee, which is 9.7 miles from the center of the city, is located in Memphis, TN. It offers four programs in accounting. Out of those, students are offered one accounting certificate by this school, one associate's level accounting degree, one bachelor's level accounting degree, and one degree at the master's level in accounting. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

6. Daymar Institute - Murfreesboro

415 Golden Bear Court
Murfreesboro, TN 37128
(615) 217-9347

Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro is near the center of the city. It offers two programs in accounting. Specifically, students are offered one accounting certificate by it and one associate's level accounting degree. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

7. The National College of Business and Technology - Nashville

1638 Bell Road
Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 333-3344

The National College of Business and Technology-Nashville, which is several miles from Nashville, is located in a rural area and this school offers one program in accounting. Overall, 1,590 students seek degrees in 19 programs at this school. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting.

8. Bethel University

325 Cherry Ave
McKenzie, TN 38201
(731) 352-4000

Bethel University is in McKenzie, TN and it offers one accounting program. This liberal arts college is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Tennessee. Bethel is the tenth largest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting.

9. The University of Phoenix - Memphis

65 Germantown Ct Ste 100
Cordova, TN 38018-7290
(901) 751-1086

The University of Phoenix-Memphis is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix, which is 2.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Cordova, TN. This small school is one of several campuses. Phoenix offers subjects such as healthcare management and finance. It offers one certificate, 21 bachelors level degrees, and four masters level degrees to students. 1,333 students pursued degrees from the 23 programs at Phoenix in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it.

10. The University of Phoenix - Chattanooga

1208 Pointe Centre Dr
Chattanooga, TN 37421-3983
(423) 499-2500

The University of Phoenix-Chattanooga is near the center of the city and Phoenix offers one accounting program. Overall, 552 students pursue degrees in 30 programs at this school.

11. Freed-Hardeman University

158 E Main St
Henderson, TN 38340-2399
(800) 348-3481

Freed-Hardeman University offers two accounting programs. Specifically, this school offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting and one degree at the master's level in accounting. It is located in Henderson, TN. Overall, 1,991 students pursue degrees in 57 programs at this small school. This school is the third biggest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting in terms of programs.

12. Tennessee Technological University

1 William L. Jones Drive
Cookeville, TN 38505-0001
(931) 372-3223

Tennessee Technological University is located in Cookeville, TN and it offers one accounting program. 11,538 students pursue degrees in 63 programs at this school, overall. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting.

13. Tennessee Wesleyan College

204 East College Street
Athens, TN 37303
(423) 745-7504

Tennessee Wesleyan College is in Athens, TN and it offers one program in accounting. TWC is a 4-year institution.

14. Martin Methodist College

433 West Madison Street
Pulaski, TN 38478-2799
(931) 363-9800

Martin Methodist College offers one program in accounting and MMC is in town of Pulaski, Tennessee. 1,138 students pursue degrees in 29 programs at this school, overall.

15. Milligan College

1 Blowers Blvd.
Milligan College, TN 37682
(423) 461-8700

Milligan College is located in the suburbs of Milligan College, Tennessee and this school offers one accounting program. This school is a 4-year institution.

16. Lee University

1120 N Ocoee St
Cleveland, TN 37311
(423) 614-8000

Lee University offers one accounting program and Lee is located in the center of Cleveland. 4,377 students seek degrees in 82 programs at this school, overall.

17. The University of Phoenix - Nashville

616 Marriott Dr Ste 150
Nashville, TN 37214-5048
(615) 872-0188

The University of Phoenix-Nashville offers two accounting programs. Of those, UOPX offers one bachelor's level accounting degree to students and one master's level accounting degree. UOPX is 5.5 miles from the heart of downtown. In terms of programs, it is the ninth largest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting.

18. Belmont University

1900 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN 37212-3757
(615) 460-6000

Belmont University offers two accounting programs. Out of those, it offers one bachelor's level degree in accounting to students and one accounting degree at the master's level. This liberal arts college, which is near the center of the city, is in Nashville, TN. 5,888 students pursue degrees in 71 programs at Belmont, overall.

19. DeVry University - Tennessee

6401 Poplar Ave Ste 600
Memphis, TN 38119-4808
(901) 537-2560

DeVry University-Tennessee offers one accounting program and it is near Memphis, TN. Overall, 574 students seek degrees in ten DeVry University-Tennessee programs.

20. Rhodes College

2000 North Parkway
Memphis, TN 38112-1690
(901) 843-3000

Rhodes College, which is near the center of the city, is in Memphis, TN and Rhodes offers one program in accounting. Rhodes is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Tennessee.

21. Trevecca Nazarene University

333 Murfreesboro Rd
Nashville, TN 37210
(615) 248-1200

Trevecca Nazarene University offers one program in accounting and Trevecca, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Nashville, TN.

22. Christian Brothers University

650 E Parkway S
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 321-3000

Christian Brothers University offers one accounting program and this school, which is 4.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Memphis, TN. This school is a 4-year institution.

23. Lincoln Memorial University

6965 Cumberland Gap Pky
Harrogate, TN 37752-9900
(423) 869-3611x6377

Lincoln Memorial University, which is very close to Harrogate, Tennessee, is in a rural setting and LMU offers one accounting program. LMU is a 4-year institution. It ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Tennessee.

24. East Tennessee State University

807 University Pky
Johnson City, TN 37614-0000
(423) 439-1000

East Tennessee State University offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, this school offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting and one accounting degree at the master's level. East Tennessee State, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Johnson City, TN. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Tennessee.

25. Cumberland University

One Cumberland Square
Lebanon, TN 37087
(615) 444-2562

Cumberland University is in Lebanon, TN and CU offers one accounting program. In terms of programs, this school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting.

26. Middle Tennessee State University

1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2300

Middle Tennessee State University, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Murfreesboro, TN. Middle Tennessee offers two accounting programs. More specifically, this school offers one bachelor's level degree in accounting to students and one degree at the master's level in accounting. It is a public 4-year institution.

27. Southern Adventist University

4881 Taylor Cir
Collegedale, TN 37315-0370
(423) 236-2000

Southern Adventist University is in the suburbs of Collegedale, Tennessee. It offers two accounting programs. Of those, students are offered one associate's level accounting degree by it and one accounting degree at the bachelor's level. This small school is a 4-year institution.

28. Tennessee State University

3500 John Merritt Blvd
Nashville, TN 37209-1561
(615) 963-5111

Tennessee State University, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in Nashville, TN and this university offers one accounting program. TSU is one of 4 research universities in Tennessee. In terms of enrollment, Tennessee State ranks sixth in the state of Tennessee.

29. Union University

1050 Union University Dr
Jackson, TN 38305-3697
(731) 668-1818

Union University, which is 5.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Jackson, TN and this school offers one program in accounting. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

30. The University of Tennessee

527 Andy Holt Tower
Knoxville, TN 37996
(865) 974-1000

The University of Tennessee is in the center of Knoxville. This university offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, UT Knoxville offers students one accounting degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level degree in accounting. Overall, 30,300 students seek degrees in 238 UT Knoxville programs. UT is the second oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

31. King College

1350 King College Rd
Bristol, TN 37620-2699
(423) 968-1187

King College offers two accounting programs. It offers two bachelor's level accounting degrees to students. This school, which is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Bristol, TN. Overall, 1,949 students seek degrees in 50 King programs. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

32. Lipscomb University

One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204-3951
(615) 966-1000

Lipscomb University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Nashville, TN. It offers three accounting programs. More specifically, students are offered one accounting certificate by it, one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting, and one master's level accounting degree. 3,742 students pursue degrees in 108 Lipscomb programs, overall.

33. Vanderbilt University

2101 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37240
(615) 322-7311

Vanderbilt University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Nashville, TN and this university offers one accounting program. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Tennessee. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

34. The University of Tennessee - Martin

University Street
Martin, TN 38238-0002
(731) 881-7000

The University of Tennessee-Martin offers two accounting programs. Of those, this school offers students one bachelor's level accounting degree and one master's level accounting degree. It is one of 48 public post-secondary institutions in Tennessee. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting.

35. The University of Memphis

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Memphis, TN 38152
(901) 678-2000

The University of Memphis offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, this university offers one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting to students and one accounting degree at the master's level. U of M is 6.6 miles from the heart of downtown. 22,420 students seek degrees in 143 U of M programs, overall. U of M ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Tennessee.

36. Carson-Newman College

1646 S Russell Ave
Jefferson City, TN 37760
(865) 471-2000

Carson-Newman College offers one accounting program and it is in the suburbs of Jefferson City, Tennessee. Overall, 2,064 students pursue degrees in 94 C-N programs.

37. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

615 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37403-2598
(423) 425-4111

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is in the center of Chattanooga and it offers one accounting program. This public school is a public 4-year institution. UTC is the oldest institution in the state of Tennessee offering accounting programs.

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