Welch College: Review & Facts

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Welch College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 350 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1942 and is one of the 30 schools located in Nashville, Tennessee.

Welch College is affiliated with Free Will Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Fair
At Welch College you can earn your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Welch College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Education, Biology, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
86%
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. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Welch College is high at 86% (well above Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Welch College is low - 38%. Around 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Welch College is good, 8:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,400
High
Average tuition price is fairly high - around $17,400 annually. The additional fees at Welch College beyond tuition are about $1,000, which comes to a total of $18,400 per year.

Read the details about Welch College 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Welch College is $35.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Welch College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (615) 844-5000 or check Welch College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,900
Low
Welch College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Welch 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.

Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Welch College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 300 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is low: roughly $1,900 a year.

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

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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Welch College Location and Maps



Post Address: Welch College, 3606 West End Ave, Nashville, Tennessee 37205-0117, USA
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