Student Population
National Rank
Lipscomb University overview
Location Nashville, Tennessee
Online lipscomb.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Churches of Christ
Lipscomb University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Lipscomb University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Churches of Christ faith. In the most recent statistical year 3,581 prospective students applied, and 2,164 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 641 enrolled in the school.  4,214 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 428 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $28,556 plus fees of $2,376. Lipscomb is ranked 195 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1130/1390
ACT 23/29
GPA 3.56
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lipscomb University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,376
Room and Board $12,052
Budget for Other Expenses$3,250
Total One Year Cost$47,734


Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Lipscomb University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Education 12%
Health Professions 10%
Biology 10%
Psychology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=219976 IPEDS survey data for Lipscomb University.