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#5 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Lipscomb University

Nashville, Tennessee

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Overview

Student Population
4,884
Lipscomb University overview
Location Nashville, Tennessee
Online lipscomb.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Churches of Christ
Lipscomb University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study 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 3,621 prospective students applied, and 2,227 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 694 enrolled in the school.  4,429 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 455 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $32,080 plus fees of $2,664. Lipscomb is ranked 211 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

7/10
Overall
8/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
7/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Lipscomb is rated within the top 33% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Lipscomb University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
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SAT 1080/1310
ACT 22/29
GPA 3.76
Applications Accepted
61.5% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$32,080
Costs for Lipscomb University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,664
Room and Board $13,804
Budget for Other Expenses$4,000
Total One Year Cost$54,048

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Outcomes

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

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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%

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

Current students may use the Lipscomb University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.