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Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Graduate Education College of Engineering The University of Tennessee

  • Knoxville, TN
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 16%84%
    student ratio
  • 25
    total students
  • $9,540 | $27,728
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 31
    fall application deadline
  • 21%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Energy Science And Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 150
    • Accepted 32
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 25
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 31st January 31st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, research interest letter, and resume/curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,540
    • Out-of-state tuition *$27,728
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,404.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Female Percentage16%
    • Male Percentage84%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian89%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female PercentageNot Reported
    • Male PercentageNot Reported

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBiomass processing for biofuels, cellulosic ethanol, and lignin repurposing; applied photosynthesis; nuclear fusion, reactor design and modeling; design and distribution of wind power; development of photovoltaic materials; fuel cell and battery design for energy conversion and storage; development of next generation SMART grid systems and novel grid management tools; climate change modeling, environmental, and planetary sciences as they relate to energy usage
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Graduate Education

College of Engineering
The University of Tennessee

443 Greve Hall
Knoxville, TN 37966
United States

Dr. Lee Riedinger

Director

Phone: 865-974-7999
Fax: 865-974-9482
Email: lrieding@utk.edu

Phone: 865-974-7999
Fax: 865-974-9482
Email: cire@utk.edu



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