University of Memphis – Lambuth Campus

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

705 Lambuth Boulevard

Jackson, TN 38301-5296

(731) 425-3223

(800) 526-2884

Fax: (731) 425-3496
Main Address

705 Lambuth Boulevard

Jackson, TN 38301-5296

(731) 425-2500

www.memphis.edu/lambuth
Size

Total undergrads: 815

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 205

Degree-seeking undergrads: 765

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 62%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 60%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts – General B
Design/Visual Communications B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Interior Design B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting/Business Management B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Fashion Merchandising B
International Business B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Education of Deaf/Hearing Impaired B
Education of Developmentally Delayed B
Education of Mentally Handicapped B
Education of Multiple Handicapped B
Education of Speech Impaired B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Clothing/Apparel/Textile Studies B
Family/Consumer Sciences – General B
Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Germanic Languages B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Communication Disorders B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious/Sacred Music B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

University of Memphis Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(901) 678-2000
Website:www.memphis.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.memphis.edu/admissions/freshmen/apply_ugrd.php
Address:Southern Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:21,301
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):44%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:13,927 (65% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,125
Out-of-state Tuition:$20,837
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$8,759

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

University of Memphis Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at University of Memphis.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services12
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies21
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1122
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2931
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1221
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4121
Education8444
Engineering1542
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields111
English Language and Literature/Letters121
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs2153
History111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities122
Mathematics and Statistics111
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Philosophy and Religious Studies111
Physical Sciences332
Psychology1133
Public Administration and Social Service Professions12
Social Sciences264
Visual and Performing Arts1641
Grand total29545224

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at University of Memphis.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services141
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs121
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Education531
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Health Professions and Related Programs112
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities121
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Psychology111
Social Sciences11
Grand total1317141

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at University of Memphis and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,125
Out-of-state$20,837
Books and supplies$1,415

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,463
Out-of-state$19,247

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,97296%
Grant or scholarship aid1,90793%$8,759
Student loan aid1,10854%$5,427

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid12,84977%$6,732
Federal student loans9,77158%$7,236

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for University of Memphis. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled University of Memphis students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants21,3918,59412,797
Percent admitted100%57%56%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%15%12%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

University of Memphis Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment21,301
Undergraduate enrollment17,183
Graduate enrollment4,118

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

University of Memphis Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
    • School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs
    • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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