Belmont University

Nashville, Tennessee

Overview

Address1900 Belmont Blvd
School Websitewww.belmont.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Belmont University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Nashville, Tennessee that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 8,210 students applied to Belmont University. Of those students, 6,771 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Belmont University was $32,720, in addition to fees of $1,590. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Belmont University.

Belmont University has a 73% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Belmont University acceptance rate is 82%. To put this into perspective, 6,771 of the 8,210 students who applied to Belmont University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Belmont University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Belmont University had an SAT score between the range of 1,120 and 1,300. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Belmont University was between 24 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Belmont University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Belmont University, the tuition for in-state residents is $32,720. Combined with fees of $1,590, room and board costs of $12,120, other expenses of $4,930 and the $1,400 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $52,760.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $34,310 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Belmont University to $52,760 for out-of-state students.

Students at Belmont University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Belmont University was $5,295 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 16%.

Belmont University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Belmont University.

Belmont University has a good gender split, with 65% of undergraduates being female and 35% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 72% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 27% of students come from in-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Belmont University is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Belmont University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, 7,521 students enrolled full-time.

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