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Southern Adventist University
Location Collegedale, TN
Setting Large Suburban
Enrollment 2,903
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #563
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventists
Status Non-profit
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Southern Adventist University
Tuition (In State) $22,980
Tuition (Out of State) $22,980
Room & Board $8,330
Avg Net Price $24,332
Avg Grant Aid $14,000
% Receiving Grant Aid 99%


Southern Adventist University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 2,490
Admitted 1,638
Acceptance Rate 65.8%
Enrolled % 38.3%
Avg High School GPA 3.59
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Average
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 19/26
SAT Range 980/1280
Submit Test Scores Not required for admission, but considered if submitted (Test Optional)
Application Deadline


Southern Adventist University
Student to Faculty Ratio 15:1
Popular Majors
  • Health Professions (36%)
  • Business (12%)
  • Visual and Performing Arts (7%)
  • Education (7%)
  • Theology and Religious Vvocations (5%)


Southern Adventist University
Graduation Rate 51%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $44,600
Making Student Loan Payments 63%
Median Student Loan Debt $26,500
Median Loan Payment $274


Southern Adventist University
% Men 43%
% Women 57%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 48%
% Black 11%
% Hispanic 21%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 1%
% Two or More Races 4%
% International 5%
% Unknown Race 0%


Southern Adventist University
% In-State 18%
% Out-of-State 77%


Southern Adventist University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard