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Johnson University

Knoxville, TN 2-Year Grad Private
Acceptance Rate81%

About Johnson University

Johnson University is a private, religious university in the rural area of Knoxville, Tennessee. Johnson University was founded in 1893. The college currently enrolls around 942 students a year, including 658 undergrads.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Johnson University

It is moderately difficult to get into Johnson University. Johnson University admitted 81% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 246 out of 304 total applicants were accepted.

Johnson University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 28%

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Johnson University is located Knoxville.

If you want to see Johnson University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 441 to Knoxville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, McGhee Tyson Municipal.

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College Info

7900 Johnson Drive Knoxville, TN 37998

Campus Setting: Rural

Johnson University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Johnson University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Johnson University is Aug 1.

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Johnson University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

490 - 585


Reading SAT Range

490 - 600

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Wondering what life at Johnson University is like? There are approximately 942 students enrolled at Johnson University, including 658 undergraduate students and 284 graduate students. 87% percent of students attend school full-time, 45% percent are from TN and 55% percent of students are from other states.


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