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Belmont University
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  • 4 Year
  • NASHVILLE, TN

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

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Belmont is an above-average private, non-denominational university located in Nashville, Tennessee. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,563 undergraduate students. The Belmont acceptance rate is 84%. Popular majors include Music Management, Nursing, and Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management. Graduating 72% of students, Belmont alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,600.

About

1900 BELMONT BLVD
NASHVILLE, TN 37212
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Ohio Valley Conference

Belmont University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Belmont Admissions

Acceptance Rate
84%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1130-1320
ACT Range
24-29
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$36,976 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$15,784 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
92%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 90 responses
42%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 113 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 113 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    25%
  • On Campus
    75%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,563 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
257
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
17%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 83 responses
  • Hipster
    43%
  • Friendly
    28%
  • Unique
    17%
  • Prepster
    5%
  • Weird
    5%
  • Communist/Leftist, COVID-Friendly, Freak Show
    1%
  • egocentric
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
53%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 126 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 150 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 84 responses
  • Full of Opportunity
    39%
  • Hipster
    24%
  • Some diversity, amazing music school
    18%
  • Horrible
    6%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • Not much diversity
    4%
  • Overrated
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
72%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
84%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 62 responses

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