60%

Acceptance Rate

$20,106

Avg.Financial Aid

003486

FAFSA Code

About Lipscomb University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,620

Website

www.lipscomb.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.

Churches of Christ

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

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

One University Park Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6159661000
Fax: 6159667640
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. It is generally considered that the ranking of any university helps a prospective student in a lot of ways. While taking admission to a particular college/university, its ranking helps the student determine various factors that include its research excellence, the performance of its students after completion of the degree, student experience, and academic success. The rankings by US News and Forbes are considered trustworthy by applicants as well as experts. Lipscomb University, however, doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of US News and Forbes.

Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

60%

SAT Range

1060 - 1320

ACT Range

22 - 29

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Lipscomb University is easy and the students can make the most out of it. Lipscomb University has 3 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $50. The SAT score in the range of 1080-1290 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Lipscomb University, must score 26 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 23 are also given admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951. To gather more information, they can call them at (615) 966-1000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$25,719

Average Annual Cost

$29,676

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$2,468

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

$12,652

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,250

Total One Year Cost

$49,546

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to LU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $50,189. The average annual tuition cost ($33,424), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($13,280), and budget for other expenses ($3,375) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

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.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

78 Graduates

Psychology, General

48 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

36 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

31 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

30 Graduates

Biology, General

28 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

27 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

27 Graduates

Marketing

27 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

26 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

23 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

21 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

18 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

17 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

17 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

16 Graduates

Journalism

14 Graduates

Social Work

14 Graduates

Bible/Biblical Studies

13 Graduates

Philosophy

13 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

12 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

12 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

12 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

11 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

11 Graduates

Civil Engineering

10 Graduates

History

9 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

9 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

8 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

8 Graduates

Political Science and Government

8 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

7 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

7 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

6 Graduates

Mathematics

6 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

5 Graduates

International Business

5 Graduates

Literature

5 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

4 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

4 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

4 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

4 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

3 Graduates

Computer Science

3 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

3 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Computer Engineering

2 Graduates

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized...

2 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

2 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

2 Graduates

Theology and Religious Vocations, O...

2 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

1 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

1 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

1 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

1 Graduates

Gerontology

1 Graduates

Missions/Missionary Studies and Mis...

1 Graduates

Physics

1 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,938

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

26%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

39%

US National: 44%

Female

61%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

75% White

1% Unknown

7% Black

8% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

40%

Out Of State

57%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$66,979 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 82% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

82%

Undergrads in College Housing

51%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,164/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,488/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,488/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bisons

School Colors

purple and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

147

Total Female Athletes

136

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

19

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At LU, $13,280 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Lipscomb University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at LU costs around $5,488 per year. The number of female and male students at the university are 40% and 60%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$35,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,200/year

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

$0$100,000

$20,000

$29,500

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.

$208 - 306

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.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$20,106

Students Receiving Federal Grants

26%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,951

Students Receiving State Aid

52%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,949

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,793

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,945

$30K - $48K

$22,964

$48K - $75K

$21,649

$75K - $110K

$19,618

> $110K

$17,740

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,828,884

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,311,771

In case the students at Lipscomb University face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,131, whereas the financial aid is $18,264. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,954 as well as institutional aid worth $18,264. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Lipscomb University amount to $2,828,884 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $13,311,771.

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