Lipscomb University

Acceptance Rate 62 %
SAT Average 1,195
Tuition & Fees $34,744
Student Population 4,884
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $29,268

Academic Overview

Lipscomb University Campus, Nashville, TN
Lipscomb University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Nashville, Tennessee. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $34,744 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 4,884 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 62% and the graduation rate is 69% last year.
The salary after graduation from Lipscomb University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Lipscomb University are $34,744. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $18,000 on average.
Lipscomb University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Lipscomb. The acceptance rate of Lipscomb is 62% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 28%. The average graduation rate is 69% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $29,268 and 78% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 4,884 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Lipscomb University is 62 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Lipscomb University is 69 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Lipscomb University is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Lipscomb University is 4,884
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Lipscomb University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $29,268 at Lipscomb University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Lipscomb offers 181 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
Less than one year certificate10
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree1222
Post Bachelor's Degree194
Master's Degree353
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship20
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Lipscomb 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,652)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,488)

Veterans Benefits

Lipscomb 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