The University of Tennessee at Martin

Introduction

"From the founding in 1900 of Hall-Moody Institute, through the establishment in 1927 of UT Junior College, to today’s status as a comprehensive public university, UT Martin is committed to preparing students for success in the global economy."

A Modern Intellectual Destination

The University of Tennessee at Martin provides high-quality undergraduate and graduate educational programs to West Tennessee and beyond. From the founding in 1900 of Hall-Moody Institute, through the establishment in 1927 of UT Junior College, to today’s status as a comprehensive public university, UT Martin is committed to preparing students for success in the global economy.

Well Positioned

The main campus is located in Northwest Tennessee about 125 miles northeast of Memphis, 150 miles northwest of Nashville and 60 miles north of Jackson. Extended-campus teaching centers in Jackson, Parsons, Ripley, and Selmer, and dual-enrollment course offerings in Tennessee high schools, bring UT Martin academic programs to people across West Tennessee. UT Martin is home to UT Online, the University of Tennessee’s online programs for both undergraduate and graduate education.

Technological Innovation

UT Martin's investment in its faculty and instructional technology is helping to ensure that the university's graduates are prepared to meet the challenges in an international economy. The state-of-the-art Instructional Technology Center, located in the Paul Meek Library, brings instructional technology capacity to all university faculty members.

Community & Culture

Outside the classroom, UT Martin students have multiple opportunities for involvement in the university community. More than 100 organizations are available for students to join including academic clubs, honor societies, service groups, student government, fraternities and sororities, and special student associations. The Office of Campus Recreation offers many on- and off-campus recreational opportunities, while the university’s Department of Visual and Theatre Arts offers ongoing cultural events to the region.

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Bachelor of Fine Arts

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The Department of Visual and Theatre Arts at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program in Visual Art, Graphic Design, or Theatre. The mission of the Department of Visual and Theatre Arts is to prepare students for careers in these fine arts disciplines or continued study at an advanced level. [+]

The Department of Visual and Theatre Arts at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program in Visual Art, Graphic Design, or Theatre. The mission of the Department of Visual and Theatre Arts is to prepare students for careers in these fine arts disciplines or continued study at an advanced level. The programs provide artistic and technical training in the various areas of study, cultural and historical context for their disciplines and the opportunity for the students to gain an appreciation for all of the fine arts activities while in the program. Graphic Design – the students in this discipline will study Graphic Design Applications and Practices Design Theory and History Typography and Page Layout Multimedia and Computer Illustration Professional Practice in Graphic Design Visual Art – the students in this discipline will study Foundations 2D and 3D Practices Studio Courses in various Media Aesthetic and Historical Art Context Exhibition Design and Planning Fine Arts Career Strategy Theatre – the students in this discipline will study Acting and Character Development Stagecraft and Technical Theatre Directing and Playwriting Play Production Participate in Campus Plays [-]

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

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The Department of Engineering College of Engineering and Natural Sciences at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Science in [+]

The Department of Engineering College of Engineering and Natural Sciences at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Science in Engineering The program - incorporates engineering design and competitive teamwork throughout the curriculum - provides small class sizes, personalized attention from faculty and staff, and the opportunity for a hands-on engineering educational experience; - is implemented with a course schedule that is taylored to the needs of the individual student, with personalized advising throughout the educational experience. Concentrations Civil Engineering Civil Engineering designs and supervises the construction of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as bridges, roads, canals, dams, buildings, airports, tunnels, and other large facilities. Civil engineering is one of the oldest engineering disciplines which can be categorized into several sub-disciplines including construction, environmental, transportation, structural, geotechnical, and water resource engineering. Our graduates work for government, state, or local municipal agencies or for private engineering firms. Electrical Engineering Electrical engineering is an engineering discipline that designs, develops, tests, and supervises the manufacture of electronic and electrical equipment, including electric motors, lighting, wiring in buildings, radars, computers, consumer electronics, aircrafts, and telephones. Currently, many electrical engineers also work in areas of computer design and programming. Electrical engineering can be categorized into several sub-disciplines including power, control, signal processing, telecommunications, electronic, and electromagnetic engineering. Our graduates work for local and regional power companies, defense contractors, electronic design firms or in manufacturing-related companies.   Industrial Engineering Industrial engineering is an engineering discipline that studies and determines the most effective ways to maximize efficiency of production and services, including financial planning and cost analysis, management of organization, product requirements, manufacturing design, and information systems. Similar fields include Operations Research, Management Science, Financial Engineering, Supply Chain, Manufacturing Engineering, and Engineering Management. Our graduates work for manufacturing companies at both the regional and national levels. Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering is an engineering discipline that designs, develops, manufactures, and tests machines, engines, tools, and mechanical systems, including internal combustion engines, steam and gas turbines, machine tools, motor vehicles, aircraft, robots, and air-conditioning equipment. Mechanical engineering is one of broadest of engineering disciplines. It requires a solid understanding of core concepts including mechanics, kinematics, thermodynamics and energy. Our graduates work for defense contractors, manufacturing firms, automobile designs and supplies, and private engineering firms. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Geoscience

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The Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Science degree program [+]

The Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Science degree program in Geoscience.   Students who wish to pursue this degree can choose from three concentrations: Geography -- the study and mapping of the locations, characteristics, spatial distributions, transformations, and interactions of the earth's environmental and human phenomena. Geographists work as climatologists, meteorologists, environmental managers, urban & regional planners, military intelligence officers, cartographers, satellite image analysts, and more This is a structured-but-flexible curriculum comprised of world regional, physical, cultural, applied, and technical Geography courses; A minor from a different discipline such as Geology, History, or Computer Science, depending on individual interests and long-terms plans; Geology -- the study of the materials and processes which have shaped the earth's physical surface and interior. As a scientist, you will hypothesize and analyze complex geological processes. You'll study phenomena such as volcanoes, earthquakes, floods, and glaciers to see how they have given shape to the earth's great mountains and fertile prairies. Rocks and fossils will give you clues to the locations of natural resources and to the ways in which geoscientists can help society cope with natural disasters. As an explorer, you will participate in field expeditions throughout Tennessee, other regions of North America, and have the opportunity to travel abroad to experience geologic processes firsthand and where they occur. Fieldtrips to caves, mines, mountains, the coast, and other places will expose you to a world that you have often seen, but may have never truly known. The Geoscience-Geology degree concentration at The University of Tennessee at Martin is designed to introduce students to the many realms of this essential and dynamic scientific discipline. Whether it be through an introductory course on the geologic history of the earth or a degree-oriented curriculum, undergraduates have the opportunity to learn about concepts, processes, and analytical techniques that have real-world relevance and professional applications. Meteorology - This program is the only one of its kind in the state of TN. It is designed to train students for a career in the atmospheric sciences and to supplement their training in geosciences.This program is flexible enough to allow students to be trained in other avenues of geosciences while being engaged in a rigorous study of the fundamentals of meteorology. For those students wishing to pursue forecasting as a career, this concentration is thorough enough to prepare them for top graduate programs. [-]

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BS in Business Administration

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The College of Business and Global Affairs is one of five colleges on the campus of The University of Tennessee at Martin. The programs in business are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). [+]

BS in Business Administration The College of Business and Global Affairs is one of five colleges on the campus of The University of Tennessee at Martin. The programs in business are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). There are two departments offering Bachelors of Science and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Department of Accounting, Finance, Economics, and Political Science These degrees prepare students for careers in private industry, government, and non-profit organizations. The department offers training sessions, internship programs, professional conferences, relevant research projects, and regional development activities. There are five majors in this department: Accounting Major: This students for positions in public, private, or governmental accounting and is an excellent pre-law major. The major also provides an educational background for the CIA, CMA, and CPA examinations. The student should be aware that 150 semester hours are required to qualify a person to sit for the CPA examination Economics Major: This offers students a solid foundation in economic theory and application with a diverse background in business administration. Students have classes in all areas of business - economics, accounting, marketing, management, finance, computer technology, business law and international business. Students who graduate are very well prepared to assume positions in banking, management, financial management and various government positions. Students choose a concentration in either Finance or International Business. Finance Major: This offers students a solid foundation in economic theory with strong emphasis on the theory and practice of finance. There are numerous topics including theories of finance, capital budgeting techniques and exchange rate theories. Emphasis is placed on financial theory as it applied to the industrial management sector. Students who choose this option go for careers in banking, financial management and management International Studies Major: This major offers students a core of political science, economics, geography and history with a concentration in Strategic Studies or Business and Economic Development. Courses include International Relations, Survey of Comparative Politics, International Organizations and Law and International Politics. Students often go on to careers in diplomacy, international consulting and banking and economic development. (BA with a minor in a foreign language) Political Science Major This major prepare students for further education at the graduate level where they can specialize in a variety of sub-fields. They are excellent majors for students interested in attending law school or seeking government employment upon graduation. There is a general political science concentration (BA or BS) or a public administration (BS) option, as well as a concentration in international security studies (BA or BS) Department of Management, Marketing, and Information Systems Information Systems Major: The Management Information Systems concentration prepares students for organizational roles involving the design, development, and administration of information systems. Typical positions include systems analyst, programmer, network administrator, computer consultant, and computer applications support specialist. The Business Communication and Information Systems concentration stresses the integration of people, communication, and cutting-edge technology currently used in business and industry to facilitate the efficient flow of information in the business environment. Emphasis is placed on developing written and oral communication skills, computer application skills, and technology management strategies with a theme of professionalism in the workplace. Typical employment positions for graduates include documentation specialist, software support specialist, records manager, training specialist, business manager, office systems analyst, social media specialist, and executive or administrative support personnel. Management Major: This major prepares students to assume entry level management positions and progress in the management profession. The general management concentration is designed for those students who desire a broad introduction to the field of management. The sport management concentration prepares students to work in sports industry management. Marketing Major: This major prepares students with a common body of business knowledge followed by marketing specialty courses that include contemporary subjects like business-to-business marketing, direct marketing, ethics and services marketing [-]

BS in Health and Human Performance

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The Department of Health and Human Performance has concentrations in Exercise Science/Wellness and K-12 Licensure Physical Education and Health (to be a PE teacher in an elementary, middle or high school). Each of these concentrations leads to an exciting and rewarding professional career. [+]

BS in Health and Human Performance The Department of Health and Human Performance has concentrations in Exercise Science/Wellness and K-12 Licensure Physical Education and Health (to be a PE teacher in an elementary, middle or high school). Each of these concentrations leads to an exciting and rewarding professional career. Additionally, through this department a variety of Physical Activity Classes are offered to meet the needs of the UT Martin student body. Some of the courses in this major: Anatomy and Exercise Physiology, Principles and Techniques in Fitness Training, Athletic Training, Motor Development and Learning Across the Life Span, Nutrition for Health Fitness and Sport, and others. Exercise and Wellness Concentration: This concentration also enables students for careers in Community Health and Wellness, Corporate Wellness, Personal Training, and Athletic Strength Coach. Exercise Science & Wellness recently revised their class list to help students prepare for graduate study and careers in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Chiropractic, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy, Kinesiotherapy, and other health-related professions. 10 week (400 clock hour) Internship anywhere in the world 3 full semesters of Clinical Laboratory Experience prior to Internship Majors will be ACSM and NSCA certification-ready Service Learning Opportunities in Health Promotion available K-12 Licensure Opportunities to engage with Faculty in community service, scientific, and applied research Opportunities to attend and present at state/regional and national professional meetings 4 semesters of field experience in area schools prior to student teaching 15-week student teaching experience including elementary and secondary levels [-]

Contact

University of Tennessee Martin

Address 554 University Street
Martin, TN 38237, United States
Website http://www.utm.edu/
Phone +1 731-881-7000