Table 7

TENNESSEE

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by University and College, 2016

University/College Campus Student
enrollment1
Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)2
Rape
(legacy
definition)3
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Austin Peay State University 10,099 5 0 1 3 1 62 4 58 0 0
Chattanooga State Community College 9,374 1 0 0 0 1 13 1 12 0 0
Christian Brothers University 1,842 1 0 0 0 1 27 1 26 0 0
Cleveland State Community College 3,509 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
East Tennessee State University 14,334 9 0 2 4 3 76 5 70 1 0
Jackson State Community College 4,746 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lincoln Memorial University 3,983 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Middle Tennessee State University 22,511 10 0 2 2 6 134 10 121 3 0
Northeast State Community College 6,084 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 10 0 0
Pellissippi State Community College 10,325 0 0 0 0 0 23 3 19 1 0
Roane State Community College 5,861 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Southwest Tennessee Community College 9,135 2 0 0 0 2 18 0 18 0 0
Tennessee State University 9,167 6 0 0 2 4 56 15 39 2 0
Tennessee Technological University 10,900 4 0 2 0 2 80 10 70 0 0
University of Memphis 20,585 15 0 6 1 8 155 25 121 9 0
University of Tennessee: Chattanooga 11,387 4 0 2 1 1 74 5 64 5 0
Health Science Center 3,075 2 0 0 2 0 34 4 30 0 0
Knoxville 27,845 5 0 3 1 1 270 14 246 10 0
Martin 6,827 3 0 1 0 2 39 5 33 1 0
University of the South 1,797 13 0 12 0 1 72 29 43 0 1
Vanderbilt University 12,567 29 0 5 5 19 425 16 404 5 0
Volunteer State Community College 8,098 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 0
Walters State Community College 5,947 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 4 1 0
  • 1 The student enrollment figures provided by the United States Department of Education are for the 2015 school year, the most recent available. The enrollment figures include full-time and part-time students.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 3 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • NOTE: Caution should be exercised in making any intercampus comparisons or ranking schools because university/college crime statistics are affected by a variety of factors. These include demographic characteristics of the surrounding community, ratio of male to female students, number of on-campus residents, accessibility of the campus to outside visitors, size of enrollment, etc.

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.