Belmont University is a private, religous school located in the urban setting of Nashville, TN.
Founded in 1951, the institution currently enrolls around 8,199 students a year, including 6,626 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $291,936,335. For each full-time student, Belmont University spends about $10,215.
Acceptance rate: 83%
Average GPA: 3.83
Does not offer early decision.
Doesn't offer early action.
Get ready! The 2022 regular decision application deadline for Belmont University is September 15
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It is moderately difficult to get into Belmont University. The acceptance rate at Belmont University is 83 percent. In 2021, Belmont University admitted 7,429 of the 8,926 people who applied.
The average high school GPA for a student at Belmont University is 3.83 /4.0.
Belmont University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.
Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.
Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.
About 82 percent of students who start at Belmont University return the next year. Out of the 1,411 students who started at Belmont University as first-time freshman, 838 graduate within four years.
Belmont University's six-year graduation for undergrads is 71 percent. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 93 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.
Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $32,771 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Belmont University is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Belmont University is Aug 26.
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Wondering what life at Belmont University is like? There are approximately 8,428 students enrolled at Belmont University, including 6,808 undergraduate students and 1,620 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 30% percent are from TN and 70% percent of students are from other states.
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