#6 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Belmont University

Nashville, Tennessee

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Student Population
Belmont University overview
Location Nashville, Tennessee
Online belmont.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Interdenominational
Belmont University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Belmont University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Interdenominational faith. In the most recent statistical year 8,926 prospective students applied, and 7,429 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,595 enrolled in the school.  7,526 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 678 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $35,310 plus fees of $1,720. Belmont is ranked 269 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Belmont is rated within the top 36% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1120/1300
ACT 23/30
GPA 3.83
Applications Accepted
Belmont University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Belmont University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$1,720
Room and Board $12,890
Budget for Other Expenses$5,130
Total One Year Cost$56,450

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
68% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Belmont University students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 34%
Business 16%
Health Professions 13%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 5%
Communications Technology 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=219709 IPEDS survey data for Belmont University.

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