Jun 06, 2023  
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Message from the President



Dear Student,

Congratulations and welcome to Tennessee Tech. You have chosen a college experience that is different from what other colleges and universities offer. Here, you will be able to take your individual set of talents and goals and find out how Tech can best guide you as you create your individual success story. 

Your journey will be tailored to you, and dedicated faculty, staff and administrators will support you. Plus, students and graduates often say they connected to a genuine student community. 

No matter what you choose as a major and a career, our goal is for you to graduate with the ability to use technology to its fullest and to collaborate with people from other disciplines and diverse backgrounds. TTU is graduating students in record numbers as one of the most affordable, accessible institutions in the country producing career-ready graduates.

Your success is the focus of our Vision Statement:

Tennessee Tech will be nationally recognized as a leading technological university in the South, providing academic, economic and cultural leadership in the region and producing innovative, ready-to-work graduates from a broad range of academic disciplines prepared to excel in a technologically driven world.

We are ready to help you reach your goals and to have a memorable experience. I am glad you chose to become a Golden Eagle.


Philip B. Oldham