Carson-Newman is a private University which was founded in 1851. It is located in Jefferson City, Tennessee, United States. The university is best known for providing 50 majors in undergraduate, bachelor's, masters, and doctorate. The university also introduces online undergraduate and graduate degree courses.
Based on the student’s status, there are numerous ways for them to apply for admission. The university also provides financial assistance to students in order to help them financially in education completion. Once the student submits their admission application then admission decisions are made by the Carson-Newman University Office of Admissions and/or the Admissions Review Committee.
|Type of University||Private|
|Basic tuition Fee||6,900 USD – 14, 000 USD|
|Test scores accepted||IELTS | TOEFL|
Carson-Newman University offers a vast range of programs. It prepares students for a wide variety of career options once they are done with the course.
Carson-Newman University offers both on-campus and off-campus housing facilities. Female and male residence halls are Alumni Hall, Butler Hall, Burnett Hall, Heritage Hall, Swann Hall, Leconte Apartments, etc.
Students can request for off-campus housing via the C-N Housing Portal.
Application: Those who want to get admission need to submit the online application form.
Application fee: 100 USD (non-refundable)
General Requirements: Official transcripts from high school, proof of financial support, official bank statement, I-20 form, photocopy of passport photo, proof of English language proficiency scores, proof of student enrolment fee, and more.
English Language Proficiency Test Scores: The following table shows the minimum test scores that students need to submit to proof their English proficiency.
|Type of test||Minimum scores required|
|Graduate and Adult programs||6,900 USD|
|Residence halls||Type of rooms||Fee|
|Women’s residence hall|
|Burnett||Traditional 2-person room double occupancy||1,495 USD|
|Single occupancy in a 2-person room||2,135 USD|
|Swann||Traditional 2-Person Room Double Occupancy (cost per Student)||1,775 USD|
|Single Occupancy in 2-Person Room (Private)||2,520 USD|
|Single Person Room||2,060 USD|
|Men’s residence hall|
|Heritage||Traditional 2-Person Room Double Occupancy (cost per Student)||1,495 USD|
|Single Occupancy in 2-Person Room (Private)||2,135 USD|
|Butler||Traditional 2-Person Room Double Occupancy (cost per Student)||1,775 USD|
|Single Occupancy in 2-Person Room (Private)||2,260 USD|
|Single Person Room||2,260 USD|
|Apartments||4 Bedroom Apartment (Cost per Student)||2,200 USD|
|2 Bedroom Apartment (Cost per Student)||2,555 USD|
Carson-Newman University offers financial aids to students in order to complete their education without any hurdle. The range of aids offered by the university is scholarships, grants, loans, and others. The amount of financial aid varies according to the student’s eligibility. For attaining financial aid, students need to file FAFSA with C-N University code 003481.
Scholarships mentioned below are for the freshmen. Applicants who enrolled in the full-time courses are only eligible to attain these scholarships. These scholarships will help students to manage their financial expenses.
To get the Federal Grants, students need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). By completing FAFSA each year, students can re-apply for federal grants.
Students get loan funds directly from the U.S. Department of Education. They will get loans on the basis of their eligibility, grade level, and enrolment status.
In order to provide work to students, Carson-Newman University runs the Carson-Newman student employment program for students to earn money. Students who are interested in employment need to write ‘YES’ on the student interest section of the FAFSA to indicate that they are interested in Federal Work-Study.
Those students who have been hired for the on-campus position must submit the following documents prior to the first day of employment:
Other than this, students need to submit the two forms of ID:
To maintain the long-lasting relationship between the alumni, the university organizes various events and activities. The numerous notable alumni are:
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$27,600 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Carson-Newman University Enrollment||3063|
|Average Graduation Rate||32.1%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$27,600 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$13,500 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,600 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$8,630 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$3,010 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$7,508 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$3,108 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$4,804 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,108 / Year|
|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Arts Programs||National Association of Schools of Art and Design|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Nursing Programs||Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education|
|Programs||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
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It is small In comparison to others. It is local to my city as it is only an hour and a bit. It is out of the city so was accommodation was cheaper as opposed to those in the city, saving a minimum of $1000.
The course is not exam based and is coursework based only. Assignments are set for each module which includes essay writing, short answered questions, presentations and recorded group discussions.
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary