Freed Hardeman University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Freed Hardeman University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,830 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1869 and is the only college located in Henderson, Tennessee.

Freed Hardeman University is affiliated with Christian Churches and Churches of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
Fair
Freed Hardeman University will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

FHU follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Theology and Religion, Psychology, Accounting and Finance, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
81%
Good
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Freed Hardeman University student retention rate is high at 81% (well above Tennessee average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Freed Hardeman University is below average: 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at FHU is pretty good - 13:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,000
High
Average tuition price is high, around $21,500 a year. The additional fees at Freed Hardeman University not covered by tuition are approximately $3,500, which comes to a total of $25,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Freed Hardeman 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
92%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 981 applications were submitted and 901 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at FHU in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,000
Medium
Freed Hardeman University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Freed Hardeman 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
C+
Dicey
Freed Hardeman University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,300 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,000 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Freed Hardeman University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Freed Hardeman University Location and Maps



Post Address: Freed Hardeman University, 158 E Main St, Henderson, Tennessee 38340-2399, USA
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