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Lipscomb University

Nashville, TN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate74%

About Lipscomb

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Lipscomb University is made up of more than 4,600 students from 52 countries and nearly every state. Choose from over 145 areas of study in close-knit classroom settings with an average of 13 students per professor. Lipscomb is committed to providing exceptional academics with a foundation in the Christian faith interwoven throughout your entire college experience - from nationally-ranked programs in business and nursing to NCAA Div. I athletics. At Lipscomb, you will become part of an authentic Christian community prepared to invest in you so that you can further invest into the world around you.

Lipscomb University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Nashville, Tennessee. Lipscomb was founded in 1891. The university currently enrolls around 4,778 students per year, including 2,952 undergraduates.

Lipscomb Acceptance Rate 2022

Around 74% of applicants get into Lipscomb each year. Out of 3,422 applications received in 2022, 2,532 students were offered admission.

Lipscomb University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 74%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 18%

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Lipscomb Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lipscomb is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Lipscomb SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1280


Math SAT Range

540 - 630


Reading SAT Range

560 - 640

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Wondering what life at Lipscomb is like? There are approximately 4,778 students enrolled at Lipscomb, including 2,952 undergraduate students and 1,826 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time, 62% percent are from TN and 38% percent of students are from other states.


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