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Applied Mathematics Schools in Tennessee

In 2018-2019, 83 students earned their Applied Math degrees in TN.

In this state, Applied Mathematics is the 128th most popular major out of a total 271 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Applied Mathematics Majors in Tennessee

Applied Math majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 66
Bachelor’s Degree 15
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

In Tennessee, a applied math major is more popular with men than with women.

Applied Mathematics Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of applied math majors in Tennessee is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.2%
  • Black or African American: 3.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.4%
  • White: 59.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 20.5%
  • Other Races: 7.2%
Applied Mathematics Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Applied Mathematics Grads in Tennessee

There are 9,890 people in the state and 671,020 people in the nation working in applied math jobs.

Applied Mathematics Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Applied Mathematics Jobs in Tennessee

Applied Math grads earn an average of $74,450 in the state and $100,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in Tennessee that offer applied math degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
13,131 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 84%. 7 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid.

#2

Lipscomb University

Nashville
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
4,595 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,900 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 50% are considered full time.

#3

Lee University

Cleveland
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
5,189 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $18,485. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid.

#4

Belmont University

Nashville
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
8,440 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $35,861.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
21,721 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $31,200 after graduation. 95% of students get financical aid. 77% of the teachers are full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
11,651 Total Students

96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.64 years to graduate. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#7

King University

Bristol
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,968 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 46% are considered full time. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private school has an average net price of $21,302.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
4,088 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.00%. This private school has an average net price of $18,350. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

Applied Mathematics Careers in TN

Some of the careers applied math majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Statisticians 36% $66,690
Actuaries 25% $0
Financial Analysts 23% $69,130
Financial Specialists 16% $57,100
Mathematical Science Professors 13% $50,710
Natural Sciences Managers 12% $107,600
Economists 11% $73,400
Biological Scientists 9% $65,690

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to applied math.

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Mathematics 450
Statistics 24

View all majors related to Applied Mathematics

View Nationwide Applied Mathematics Report

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