Carson-Newman University is a private, religious school in the town of Jefferson City, Tennessee. Carson Newman University was founded in 1851. The college currently enrolls around 2,835 students a year, including 1,695 undergrad students.
It is moderately difficult to get into Carson Newman University. Carson Newman University admitted 79% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 2,329 out of 2,953 total applicants were accepted.
|Carson-Newman University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||79%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA not offered|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||9%|
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Carson-Newman University is locatedin Jefferson City, Tennessee, in the city of Knoxville.
If you are interested in seeing Carson Newman University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Jefferson City, or book a flight to the nearest airport, McGhee Tyson Municipal.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Carson-Newman University and Jefferson City are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Carson Newman University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Carson Newman University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1150 and Above
945 to 1150
945 and Less
The median SAT score for Carson Newman University students is 1062. Applicants with SAT scores of 1150 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Carson Newman University, while applicants with SAT scores between 945 to 1150 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 945 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Carson Newman University.
Wondering what life at Carson Newman University is like? There are approximately 2,835 students enrolled at Carson Newman University, including 1,695 undergraduate students and 1,140 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 80% percent are from TN and 20% percent of students are from other states.
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