Established in 1851, Carson-Newman University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of Jefferson City (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Tennessee. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Carson-Newman University (C-N) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. Carson-Newman University (C-N) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 171 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. C-N also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Truth, Beauty, Goodness
|Colours||Orange and blue|
|Address||1646 S Russell Avenue
|Tel||+1 (865) 471 2000|
|Fax||+1 (865) 471 4817|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||1646 Russell Avenue
Jefferson City 37760
(865) 471 3223
800 678 9061
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Baptist Tennessee Baptist Convention - www.tnbaptist.org|
|Basic Classification||Doctoral/Professional Universities|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, no graduate coexistence|
Carson-Newman University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 138,543 physical volumes, 9,405 physical media, 231,830 digital/electronic medium and 112 licensed digital/electronic databases. Carson-Newman University's library has 2 branches.
Carson-Newman University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,197 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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