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Carson-Newman College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Carson-Newman College

Website: http://www.cn.edu
Address: 1646 S Russell Ave , Jefferson City , Tennessee - 37760
Phone: (865) 471-2000
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Small Suburb
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Arts & Sciences
Athletics (football) NCAA, South Atlantic Conference
Religious affiliation Baptist
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare Yes
Distance learning No
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $25
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
2,815
1,222
1,593
Percent admitted
71%
72%
71%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
22%
23%
21%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
-
-
SAT Math
460
570
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
20
25
ACT English
20
26
ACT Math
18
24
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $17,000
Out-of-state tuition $17,000
Books and supplies $1,000
On-campus room and board $5,450
On-campus other expenses $2,500
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
100%
-
Federal grant aid
34%
$5,337
State or local grant aid
59%
$5,033
Institutional grant aid
96%
-
Loan aid
62%
$6,054
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
2,032
41%
59%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 1,823
Estimated graduates enrolled 209
Undergraduates 24 years old 90%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 7%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 53%
Men 45%
Women 60%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 42%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 51%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 53%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $16,060 $16,980 $17,800 $18,702 5.1%
Books and supplies $990 $990 $1,000 $1,088 8.8%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $5,380 $5,380 $5,450 $5,608 2.9%
Other $2,500 $2,500 $2,500 $2,500 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $3,620 $3,620 $3,820 $3,820 0.0%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $3,500 $3,500 $3,800 $3,800 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $24,930 $25,850 $26,750 $27,898 4.3%
Off Campus $22,670 $23,590 $24,620 $25,610 4.0%
Off Campus with Family $20,550 $21,470 $22,600 $23,590 4.4%
 

Map & Directions

Map of Carson-Newman College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,031 1,367 1,664
Percent admitted 74% 75% 73%
Percent admitted who enrolled 23% 25% 21%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Recommendations   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 106 21%
ACT 79 0%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Math 460 472
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 20 25
ACT Math 18 20

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges 1/1/1927 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
Didactic Program in Dietetics 5/1/1975 -   Pre-Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels 9/22/2000 -   Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 4/21/2004 -   Accredited
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1992 -   Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1963 -   Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools 1/1/1964 -   Accredited