Higher Education Commission http://wmot.org en Tenn. College Tuition Likely to Rise Again http://wmot.org/post/tenn-college-tuition-likely-rise-again <p>Tennessee university students could see a tuition increase again next year.</p><p>Some students saw double-digit increases this year. Tuition at U.T. Knoxville went up by 12 percent. At Middle Tennessee State, a Board of Regents school, tuition rose this year by just under eight percent.</p><p>Now, the Tennessee Higher Education Commission is once again recommending tuition increases statewide.</p><p>Possibly making it even more difficult for Tennessee students, state legislators are talking about raising the eligibility threshold for lottery funded Hope scholarships.</p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 21:28:04 +0000 AP/WMOT 4062 at http://wmot.org