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Belmont University
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  • 4 Year
  • NASHVILLE, TN

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  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 B+
  12. Safety
    grade B

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Belmont is a private, Christian university located in Nashville, Tennessee. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,792 undergraduate students. The Belmont acceptance rate is 88%. Popular majors include Music Management, Nursing, and Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management. Graduating 68% 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
Missouri 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
88%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1150-1340
ACT Range
24-30
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
$35,268 / 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
$21,471 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 99 responses
43%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 125 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 125 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
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
    44%
  • On Campus
    55%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,792 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
284
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
16%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 94 responses
  • Hipster
    39%
  • Friendly
    27%
  • Unique
    19%
  • Prepster
    4%
  • Weird
    4%
  • egocentric
    3%
  • Stressed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
51%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 138 responses
Poll
62%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 162 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 96 responses
  • Full of Opportunity
    41%
  • Hipster
    21%
  • Some diversity, amazing music school
    16%
  • Horrible
    6%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • Not much diversity
    3%
  • Overrated
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 67 responses

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