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Tennessee Temple University

Motto Distinctively Christian
Established 1946
Type Private
President Danny Lovett
Students roughly 500
Location Chattanooga, Tennessee
Campus Downtown
Mascot Crusaders
Website www.tntemple.edu

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History

Lee Roberson led Highland Park Baptist Church in the creation of the Tennessee Temple schools in 1946. Originally a two-year college and Bible school, it soon expanded to a four-year college, Bible school, and seminary. University status was granted in 1979. Tennessee Temple University received full accreditation by the American Association of Bible Colleges in 1984. It is accredited by the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS), which is recognized by the US Department of Education, since September 2000. Tennessee Temple University is also an institutional member of the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Lee Roberson; born November 24,1909 English,Indiana is the founder of Tennessee Temple University in Chattanooga,Tennessee and was pastor of Highland Park Baptist Church from 1942 to 1983. ... Topics in Christianity Movements · Denominations Ecumenism · Preaching · Prayer Music · Liturgy · Calendar Symbols · Art · Criticism Important figures Apostle Paul · Church Fathers Constantine · Athanasius · Augustine Anselm · Aquinas · Palamas · Wycliffe Tyndale · Luther · Calvin · Wesley Arius · Marcion of Sinope Pope · Patriarch of Constantinople Christianity Portal This box:      Baptist is a term describing individuals belonging... It has been suggested that Ecclesia (Church) be merged into this article or section. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... Accreditation is a type of quality assurance process under which a facilitys or institutions services and operations are examined by a third-party accrediting agency to determine if applicable standards are met. ... The Association for Biblical Higher Education or ABHE (formerly the The Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges or AABC) is a nationally recognized accrediting agency in the United States. ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... TRACS The Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools, or TRACS, is a national accreditation agency located in Forest, Virginia. ... The United States Department of Education was created in 1979 (by PL 96-88) as a Cabinet-level department of the United States government, and began operating in 1980. ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) is an association of 3,000 degree-granting colleges and universities, which also recognizes 60 institutional and programmatic accrediting organizations. ...


A new administration was implemented in May 2005, with Danny Lovett as the new university president.


Student government

The Student Government Association of TTU is currently undergoing vast restructuring to make it less of a student-activities oriented organization to an actual, functioning SGA.


2006-2007 Term

  • President: Benjamin Banks '08 was recently elected for the 2006-2007 term.
  • Vice President: Josh Howland '08
  • Secretary: Amanda Miller
  • Treasurer: Christen Spicer

Alumni

Among its alumni are: An alumn (with a silent n), alum, alumnus, or alumna is a former student of a college, university, or school. ...

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References

  • Portions of the information found in this article were taken from the Tennessee Temple University website.

External links

  • Tennessee Temple Website
  • TRACS.org
  • The 2005-2006 catalog.

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Tennessee Temple University is a four-year private Christian university located in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Tennessee Temple University received full accreditation by the American Association of Bible Colleges in 1984, and has been accredited by the controversial Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS) since September of 2000.
Tennessee Temple University is also an institutional member of the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
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