Carson-Newman University

Acceptance Rate 78.87 %
SAT Average 1,045
2023 Tuition & Fees $33,000
Student Population 2,835
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $21,780

Academic Overview

Carson-Newman University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Jefferson City, Tennessee. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
Carson-Newman University is affiliated with Baptist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $33,000 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,407.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,835 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.87% and the graduation rate is 57% last year.
The salary after graduation from Carson-Newman University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Carson-Newman's tuition & fees is $33,000. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $9,407.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Carson-Newman. The acceptance rate of Carson-Newman is 78.87% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16.96%. The average graduation rate is 57% and the transfer-out rate is 2%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,780 and 97% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,835 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Carson-Newman University is 78.87 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Carson-Newman University is 57 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Carson-Newman University is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Carson-Newman University is 69 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Carson-Newman University is 2,835
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Carson-Newman University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $21,780 at Carson-Newman University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1646 S Russell Ave, Jefferson City, TN 37760
Online Applicationwww.cn.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/apply-for-admission
Financial Aidwww.cn.edu/administration/financial-assistance
Net Price Calculatorwww.cn.edu/administration/financial-assistance/undergraduate-students/net-price-calculator-for-aid-estimates
Veterans Tuitionwww.cn.edu/administration/registrars-office/veteran-affairs
Disability Servicewww.cn.edu/undergraduate/resources/disability-services

Offered Degrees

Carson-Newman offers 144 major programs through online and on-site education where 9 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree60
Bachelor's Degree1011
Master's Degree316
Post Master's Degree51
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11

Special Learning Opportunities

Carson-Newman University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,172)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,340)

Veterans Benefits

Carson-Newman University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges