COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) — The Tennessee Board of Regents has approved only small tuition hikes for the 2015-2016 school year.
A unanimous vote at the Regents' Friday meeting in Columbia raises tuition 3.4 percent at Tennessee's community colleges and 4 percent at the Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology.
At the six Board of Regents universities, tuition increases vary as follows:
—Austin Peay State University: 2.4 percent
—East Tennessee State University: 3 percent
—Middle Tennessee State University: 3.1 percent