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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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Freshman receive placement advice based on their high school grade point average and on their ACT English score. Beginning freshmen who have entrance placements of an ACT English Composite score below 19 are required to enroll in the English 100, 110, 112 sequence; all other students will enroll in the English 111, 112 composition sequence. To verify placement, students will complete a writing sample during the first class period of each introductory course.

Placement of International Students

  • International Students who have a 500 (paper) or a 173 (computer) TOEFL score or have completed Level 6 in UT Martin's Intensive English Program may enroll in English 100 without taking an English placement exam. Those students who feel they can achieve a higher placement may take The English Writing Proficiency Placement Exam administered by the English Department at the scheduled time and will be placed in English 100 or 111 based on the results of this examination. 
  • The required  in-class writing sample taken during the first class meeting in all English 100 and 111 classes will continue to be an indicator of appropriate English placement for all students in those classes.
  • International students must be enrolled in or have completed Level 6 of the UT Martin Intensive English Program or have scored 500 (paper) or 173 (computer) on the TOEFL in order to take the English Writing Proficiency Placement Exam.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Composition: Social Media, Social Change 
  • Composition: Education for Peace
  • Composition: Reading/Writing in Multiple Media
  • Composition: The Holocaust
  •  Composition: Grendel’s Offspring, Villains Through the Ages
  • Composition: Changing Our World
  • Composition: Humor

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete the Admissions Application online: 
  • Submit the $30 application fee when you complete the application (
  • Send your official high school transcript to the UT Martin Office of Admissions.
  • Send us your official ACT and/or SAT scores. 
  • Upon graduation, request that a final high school transcript be sent to the Admissions Office. If you received a GED, request a GED transcript be sent to UT Martin
  • If you have completed dual credit coursework while in high school, have a copy of your official dual credit transcript sent to the UT Martin Admissions Office directly from the college where you earned the credit. *Not required if your dual credit was taken with UT Martin*

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11410 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    7458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7458 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4438 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Martinez

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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