Belmont UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Nashville, TN

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$35,650

Avg tuition

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About Belmont University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Interdenominational  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Belmont University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Nashville, Tennessee. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,440, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 87 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 72%, and a student-faculty ratio of 14:1. Tuition and fees for students are $35,650.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

84% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1130-1320

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 24-29

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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8k

Students Enrolled

20%

Online Student Enrollment

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus

Demographics

White

79%

Hispanic

6%

Black

5%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

65%

Socio-economic diversity

17% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

17%

State Grant Aid

23%

Institution Grant Aid

88%

Pell Grant

17%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,090
State Grant Aid $4,743
Institution Grant Aid $13,812
Pell Grant Aid $4,801

Financial Outlook

$37k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$21k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.