Covenant College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Covenant College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,135 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1955 and is the only school located in Lookout Mountain, Georgia.

Covenant College is affiliated with The Presbyterian Church in America.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
At Covenant College you can receive your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Covenant College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Sociology and Anthropology, Business, Marketing and Advertising, and Retailing and Wholesaling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
87%
The rate of student retention at Covenant College is high at 87% (well above Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Covenant College is below average: 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Covenant College is pretty good - 13:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,300
Average tuition price is very high - around $27,500 per year. The additional fees at Covenant College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $800; which comes to a total of $28,300 per year.

Read the details about Covenant College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
57%
According to recent data, 1,057 applications were submitted and 607 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Covenant College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Covenant College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Covenant College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Covenant College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,000 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity.

Army ROTC programs are available at Covenant College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Covenant College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Covenant College Location and Maps



Post Address: Covenant College, 14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750-4164, USA
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