Founded in 1946, TTU has a passion for challenging students
academically and encouraging them to grow in their faith.
Tennessee Temple University is a distinctively Christian institution offering an education that is characterized by emphasis on students loving God with their minds through academic excellence in the classroom and biblical character, servant leadership, and ethical values in their world. Tennessee Temple University boasts a multi-faceted academic menu, featuring undergraduate programs at the associates and bachelors levels, graduate programs in education, and doctoral programs in leadership. Our purpose is to prepare Christian men and women for life through education that pursues knowledge, biblical application, professional skills, and, most of all, the Great Commission. In matters of doctrine and conduct, Tennessee Temple University balances a traditional liberal arts program with the historical Baptist position.
We encourage you to explore this portion of our Web site. Browse our diverse selection of academic programs, meet our esteemed and friendly faculty, and check out all the services that TTU provides to on-campus students! For more information on any topic you see on this page, please consult the academic catalog, or call our friendly front desk at 423-493-4100 or 1-800-553-4050.