59%

Acceptance Rate

$9,568

Avg.Financial Aid

034403

FAFSA Code

About Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,064

Website

www.bchs.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Baptist

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences which is a private, Baptist university, is located in Memphis, Tennessee. At Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences, around 63% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 89% of the students are females and 11% are males. Finally, at BMCHS around 46% are white, 41% are Black or African American, and 8% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. BMCHS has produced some well-known personalities over the years. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 21 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by BMCHS. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Location & Contact

Address

1003 Monroe Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9015722468
Fax: 9015722461
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Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

59%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

19 - 24

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$11,068

Average Annual Cost

$10,560

Books And Supplies

$942

Other Fees

$1,340

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$3,500

Budget For Other Expenses

$6,865

Total One Year Cost

$23,207

Before applying to BMCHS, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $23,271 per year. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($12,332), books and supplies ($940), room and boarding ($3,648), and budget for other expenses ($4,691). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

10:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

81%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

17%

Academic Calendar

Trimester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

18%

Male Professors

82%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

173 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

45 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

18 Graduates

Biology, General

11 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

9 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

6 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,056

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

54%

Full-time

46%

Part-time

54%

Students Gender

Male

11%

US National: 44%

Female

89%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

50% White

0% Unknown

43% Black

3% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

17%

Out Of State

83%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,604 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 40% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

40%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$2,900/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $600/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$600/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $3,648 per year. The college has enrolled around 11% male and 89% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$50,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$57,000/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$31,250

$38,680

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$324 - 401

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

91%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,568

Students Receiving Federal Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,810

Students Receiving State Aid

66%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,585

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,510

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$14,448

$30K - $48K

$10,993

$48K - $75K

$5,490

$75K - $110K

$3,832

> $110K

$4,344

The financial aid department of Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $6,098, whereas the financial aid is $6,515. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $5,921, while the institutional aid is $6,515.

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