#4 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Lipscomb University

Nashville, Tennessee

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Student Population
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
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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 3,638 prospective students applied, and 2,165 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 671 enrolled in the school.  4,211 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 409 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $29,676 plus fees of $2,468. Lipscomb is ranked 215 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Lipscomb is rated within the top 32% 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
Very High
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SAT 1060/1320
ACT 22/29
GPA 3.56
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Lipscomb University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,468
Room and Board $12,652
Budget for Other Expenses$3,250
Total One Year Cost$49,546

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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.