#14 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Carson Newman College

Jefferson City, Tennessee

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Student Population
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Location Jefferson City, Tennessee
Online cn.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small Suburban
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Carson Newman College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Jefferson City, Tennessee, Carson Newman College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. In the most recent statistical year 3,736 prospective students applied, and 2,467 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 483 enrolled in the school.  1,839 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 721 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $26,700 plus fees of $1,200. Carson-Newman College is ranked 677 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 960/1170
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due May 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Carson Newman College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,200
Room and Board $8,810
Budget for Other Expenses$3,010
Total One Year Cost$41,320

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
45% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Carson Newman College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 25%
Health Professions 19%
Business 12%
Psychology 6%
Philosophy and Religious Studies 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=219806 IPEDS survey data for Carson Newman College.