Belmont University: Review & Facts

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Belmont University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 7,350 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1850 and is one of the 30 colleges and schools located in Nashville, Tennessee.

Belmont University is affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
84
Fair
Belmont University will give you the opportunity to get a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Belmont University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 84 majors. The most popular concentrations are Music, Management, Business, Nursing, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
83%
Good
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Belmont University is high at 83% (well above Tennessee average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Belmont University is average: 69%. Nearly 31% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Belmont University is pretty decent -- 14:1. Find out more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,000
High
Average tuition cost is very high, $28,600 per year. The additional fees at Belmont University (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,400; which comes to a total of $30,000 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
80%
Easy
According to government data, 6,145 applications were submitted and 4,934 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

Belmont University might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Belmont University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,100
Medium
Belmont University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Belmont University, 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.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Belmont University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 3,300 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, about $6,100 a year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Belmont University. 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
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 data, Belmont University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Belmont University Location and Maps



Post Address: Belmont University, 1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37212-3757, USA
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