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University of Tennessee at Knoxville chief executive received $821,517 in 2018 in total pay

Beverly Davenport, chief executive at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, earned $821,517 in total compensation last year, the 36th highest pay among executives at nearly 250 U.S. public universities and systems ranked in a Chronicle of Higher Education study.

4-year colleges in Tennessee now charge $10,255 in tuition and fees

Tennessee four-year public universities now charge students annual in-state tuition and fees averaging $10,255, the 23rd highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

2.3 percent of the University of Memphis students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 2.3 percent of the University of Memphis students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

4 percent of Cleveland State Community College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 4 percent of Cleveland State Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

29 percent of Rhodes College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 29 percent of Rhodes College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

30.5 percent of Maryville College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 30.5 percent of Maryville College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

4.9 percent of Fisk University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 4.9 percent of Fisk University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

5.6 percent of Lee University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 5.6 percent of Lee University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Which Tennessee schools receive the most state student aid?

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Middle Tennessee State University and University of Memphis reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Tennessee schools.

2.3 percent of The University of Tennessee-Knoxville students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 2.3 percent of The University of Tennessee-Knoxville students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

12.8 percent of Le Moyne-Owen College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 12.8 percent of Le Moyne-Owen College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

0.8 percent of Chattanooga State Community College students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 0.8 percent of Chattanooga State Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

3 percent of Vanderbilt University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 3 percent of Vanderbilt University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

5 percent of Union University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 5 percent of Union University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

27.5 percent of King University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 27.5 percent of King University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

5.5 percent of Bethel University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 5.5 percent of Bethel University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

4.3 percent of Belmont University students played sports on university teams in 2017-2018

In 2017-2018, 4.3 percent of Belmont University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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