Covenant College is a private institution, founded in 1955. It is a liberal arts institution affiliated with the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). The college is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees.
US News & World Report ranked Covenant College as 6th regional college in the southern USA, in the year 2015. Popular majors offered by the college are English, History, Biology, Psychology/Community Development, Education and Interdisciplinary Studies/Sociology.
|No. of Disciplines Offered||17|
|Types of Programs Offered||Bachelors, Masters, Pre-Professional, Certificate|
|Mode of Program||On-Campus and Offline|
|No. of Residence Hall||35|
|Average Class Size||18|
|Graduation Rate for 2018||71%|
Covenant College has a single main campus located at the border between Georgia and Tennessee. It is connected to other cities like Atlanta, Nashville, Birmingham by just a 2 hours drive.
Covenant College offers bachelor's and master's degree programs along with pre-professional programs in various disciplines.
On-campus housing or dormitories are available for students enrolled at Covenant College. Over 83% of the students live on-campus.
Other beds and breakfast options are also available nearby the college campus. Students who complete 90 hours or 6 semesters on-campus are allowed to live off-campus.
Application Portal: All students are required to fill the online application form through the Common Application.
Application Fee: 35 USD application fee is charged.
Admission Requirements: High school and college transcripts, proof of English proficiency, financial support evidence, personal testimony, completed reference form, completed church reference form, interview, SAT/ACT score.
Tuition fee for programs offered by the Covenant Collegeare:
|Program||Cost per Semester|
|Masters in Education||6,273 USD|
|MA in Teaching||8,364 USD|
In addition to tuition fees, students have to pay technology and student fees which is different for different programs.
Cost of various types of residential facilities available for students is tabulated below. Cost mentioned in the table includes room, board and laundry fees.
|Type||Fee per Semester|
|5 Person Room||4,685 USD|
|4 Person Room||4,905 USD|
|3 Person Room||5,120 USD|
|2 Person Room||5,330 USD|
|1 Person Room||5,550 USD|
Columbia College offers financial aid to 99% of students every year. Students are required to submit an online application to apply for scholarships and student loans.
Some of the scholarships offered are given below:
|Maclellan Scholars Program||GPA: 3.5; SAT: 1320 or ACT: 28 or CLT: 90||Full tuition|
|Wilberforce Scholarship||Live or attend school or church in Atlanta, GA, area||15,000 USD|
|Presidential Scholarship||GPA: 3.5; SAT: 1200 or ACT: 24 or CLT: 76||5,000 USD|
|Visual Arts & Theatre Scholarships||All enrolled students are considered||5,000 USD|
|Music Scholarship||Enrollment in a major or minor in music; Audition||Not Specified|
Students can also apply for federal direct loans by completing the FAFSA application. Non-federal private loans for international students studying in the USA are also available.
Students can also opt for work-study programs, available at the college, by working in the facilities service department, admissions office, or the grounds department. Financial aid is also available for students who get accepted in the off-campus approved programs.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$34,660 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Covenant College Enrollment||1080|
|Average Graduation Rate||69.4%|
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||$34,660 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$12,078 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,170 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$9,910 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,670 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$4,580 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,670 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$870 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$870 / Year|
|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary