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Covenant College
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  • 4 Year
  • LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, GA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

COVID-19 Admission FAQ - We are open for in-person visits! While we haven’t returned to overnight visits, you can still spend a day on Covenant’s campus. Covenant is still taking certain measures to guard against a COVID-19 outbreak, but campus life has largely returned to normal. You are welcome to wear a mask, but they are not required. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

14049 SCENIC HIGHWAY
LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, GA 30750
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
USA South Athletic Conference
From Covenant College

Covenant College seeks to inspire and equip our students to be faithful stewards of their God-given abilities - all of our programs are designed with this in mind.

Our nationally-ranked academic program will challenge you, but you'll be confident knowing that you have the necessary resources at hand to help you along the way. Our accomplished faculty will become your teachers, mentors, and friends.

Covenant College is located in a suburb of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and many students make regular visits to experience the city life. Situated atop Lookout Mountain in Georgia, the 400 acre campus provides spectacular views of the Smoky Mountains, Chattanooga and seven states.

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Covenant College Rankings

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

Admissions

Application Deadline
March 1
Acceptance Rate
98%
SAT Range
1060-1320
ACT Range
22-29
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$26,116 / 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
$23,741 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 25 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 26 responses
42%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 26 responses

Majors

Political Science

Our political science classes develop civic thinking by providing students with the theories, analytical skills, empirical methods, and research opportunities to understand the patterns of conflict and cooperation that characterize relations within and between states and peoples.

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
    0%
  • On Campus
    96%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
801 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
64
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
23%
Varsity Athletes
28%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Hipster Wannabe
    31%
  • Committed
    25%
  • Accepting
    13%
  • Preppy
    13%
  • Awesome
    6%
  • Granola
    6%
  • Judgmental
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 20 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 24 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Community
    55%
  • Unique
    27%
  • Reformed (Presbyterian)
    9%
  • Strict
    9%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
69%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 13 responses

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