Peace Corps

Center for International Education


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UTK is home to the only Peace Corps office in the state of Tennessee. We hope you will take some time to learn about the toughest job you will ever love.

Since 1961, The University of Tennessee – Knoxville has had 544 undergraduates and graduates serve in the Peace Corps.
– 16 volunteers from The University of Tennessee – Knoxville are currently serving in the Peace Corps!

They are serving in all 6 of our program areas:
– Agriculture
– Health
– Education
– Environment
– Community Economic Development
– Youth in Development

And they can be found all over the world!! Our amazing volunteers have served in:
Bulgaria                                                                       Cameroon
Cambodia                                                                    Indonesia                                                                                                  Kyrgyzstan                                                                  Lesotho                                                                                               Macedonia                                                                  Mexico                                                                                                  Nicaragua                                                                    Peru
Costa Rica                                                                   Ethiopia
Guatemala                                                                  Madagascar
Malawi                                                                         Moldova
Mozambique                                                              Panama
Paraguay                                                                     Philippines
Senegal                                                                       Togo                                       Ukraine                                                                       Zambia

Check out the numerous events on and around the Knoxville area where you can learn more about Peace Corps! Please contact our campus recruiter with any questions that you might have.


Our Campus Representative:

Dallas Broach

  • Peace Corps Volunteer (Education Sector): Dominican Republic, 2013-2015
  • BA in International Affairs, minor in Spanish – University of Georgia
  • Current graduate student at University of Tennessee Knoxville

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