At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1891
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $29,756
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Church of Christ
Location and setting

Urban

Nashville, TN

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 61%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 18%
  • Application Fee
  • $50
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

78%

Top half of HS class

50%

Top quarter of HS class

25%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 500-638
  • Math
  • 490-630
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 22-28
  • English
  • 23-31
  • Math
  • 22-27
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 60%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 18%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 2,986

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$29,756

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,500

books and supplies

$11,540

room and board

$42,796

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$29,756

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,500

books and supplies

$11,540

room and board

$42,796

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $18,665
  • $30-$48K
  • $17,893
  • $48-$75K
  • $24,984
  • $75-$110K
  • $23,917
  • $110 & UP
  • $25,628
Financial aid

98%

Receiving Financial Aid

22%

Receiving Federal Grants

45%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

2,986

Total undergrad enrollment

1,646

Total grad students

39%

Out-of-state

58%

In-state

3%

International
Students

  • 62%

    FEMALE

  • 38

    MALE
Organizations

80

Student Organizations

6

Fraternities

7

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

36%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 3%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 7%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 6%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 76%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

12:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

220

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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