Tennessee Board of Regents

Address
1415 Murfreesboro Rd. Suite 350 Nashville, TN 37217

View in Google Maps

Contact

Lou Svendsen
TBR University Counsel
(615) 366-3909
Louis.Svendsen@tbr.edu

The Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) system strives to educate more Tennesseans in order to provide Tennessee with the workforce it needs for sound economic development. The TBR system consists of 46 institutions and 200,000 students, making it the nation’s sixth largest system of public higher education.

TBR is comprised of:

  • 6 state universities
  • 13 community colleges
  • 27 technology centers

These educational institutions offer classes in 90 of Tennessee’s 95 counties.

Target Sectors

  • Advanced Materials
  • Alternative Energy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computing
  • Energy Science
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Nanotechnology

By The Numbers

$83 million

Research Expenditure

Blog

News, Case Studies, Success Stories, Interviews, and More.

Atlanta-Based Tech and Startup Publication Hypepotamus Expands to Tennessee

Written by Muriel Vega, Associate Editor at Hypepotamus   Hypepotamus, the leading startup- and technology-focused news publication in the Southeast, started as a community resource. Born in the basement of a historic building in the heart of Midtown Atlanta, next to top university Georgia Tech, Hypepotamus was created to fill … read more

Why Nashville, Why Now

Written by Heath Butler, Managing Partner of Gestalt Growth Advisors   Being an entrepreneur is not for the faint of heart. You put your financial future on the line for a venture that – let’s be honest – is more likely to fail than succeed. Overnight, you become the new kid … read more