Carson-Newman University.

Carson-Newman University

Jefferson City, TN4 year degree
Acceptance rate


  • Offers bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and associate degrees
  • 1,633 students
  • 0.27 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at Carson-Newman University

Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Biology, Accounting, Marketing, Finance, International Business, Management Information Systems, Journalism, and Mass Communication and Media Studies.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

2,219 students out of 3,294 applicants were accepted into Carson-Newman University. They had an average SAT score of 1130. 16% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 91% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Carson-Newman University was $27,400. After taking into account the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for students was $40,640.

Financial aid available at Carson-Newman University

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

97% of undergraduate students at Carson-Newman University received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Carson-Newman University

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Carson-Newman University was of $8,630 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,600.

Diversity at Carson-Newman University

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017