Southern Tennessee Higher Education Center and UT discuss partnership
October 1, 2020
Officials with the Southern Tennessee Higher Education Center (STHEC) met recently with University of Tennessee System President Randy Boyd and Martin Methodist College President Mark La Branche to discuss a partnership of Martin Methodist College (MMC) becomes the fourth undergraduate college within the UT System.
MMC and UT signed a nonbinding letter of intent on September 11 for the 150-year-old, private Methodist college to join the UT System. The partnership is in the due diligence phase and will require approval from the Tennessee state legislature, the boards of trustees at both inst...