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Belmont University

Nashville, TN, USA
3.98 Average Rating

Belmont University is a liberal arts institution which maintains a Christian identity. It is highly ranked on several lists including “Best Southeastern” by The Princeton Review and #5 in Regional Universities South by U.S. News & World Report. The university is considered “more selective” in admissions and has the only Music Business program in the world which has been accredited by the AACSB International.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Interdenominational
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
28%
Out of State Students
70%
0
100
81%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 28
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1158
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
8,012
Total Number of Undergrads
6,497
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
56%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
70%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$32,568
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$34,310
Out-of-State Tuition
$34,310
0
100
56%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
82%
Average Aid Per Year
$11,989
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
33%
67%
Student Organizations
218
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Nashville
Atlanta
New York
Los Angeles
Dallas
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
68%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.98 Average Rating
belmont university an amazing private university with a faith centered community that caters to the needs of the students and has top tier programs in the college of visual and performing arts, massey school of business, and mike curb college of entertainment and music business. every program at this school is going to give you a very well rounded and hands-on education with real life applications, as well as the true college experience in every sense of the phrase. my personal favorite thing about the university is the community atmosphere and camaraderie between students.
Mimi from Houston, TX
Belmont University is where you come to find yourself. The relationships and the connections you find at Belmont are key to your future. Not only is this University extremely unique in that it specializes in YOUR are, but also it allows you to broaden your horizons as to what you want to learn.
Megan from Nashville, TN

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