Hiwassee College: Review & Facts

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Hiwassee College is a very small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 385 students enrolled. This school was established in 1849 and is the only school located in Madisonville, Tennessee.

Hiwassee College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are available at Hiwassee College.

Hiwassee College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Dental, Medical Assistant, Management, and Agriculture. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile 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
54%
Hiwassee College student retention rate is low at 54% (way below Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Hiwassee College is low: 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at Hiwassee College is good: 10:1. Find out more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,400
Average tuition cost is fairly high - around $17,100 per year. The additional fees at Hiwassee College not covered by tuition are roughly $1,300; which comes to $18,400 a year.

Read the details about Hiwassee 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
54%
As reported in recent data, 483 applications were submitted and 260 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Hiwassee College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,500
Hiwassee College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

Hiwassee College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 400 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: about $2,500 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Hiwassee College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Hiwassee College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hiwassee College, 225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville, Tennessee 37354-4001, USA
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