Lipscomb University

country rank  685
world rank  2255

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 1891, Lipscomb University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Nashville (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tennessee. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Lipscomb University (LU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Restorationist religion. Lipscomb University (LU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 127 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym LU
Founded 1891
Motto The Truth Shall Make You Free. (John 8:32)
Colours Purple and gold

University Location

Address One University Park Drive
Nashville (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
37204-3951 Tennessee
United States
T +1 (615) 966 1000
F +1 (615) 966 1798

Degree Levels & Study Areas


Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 3901 Granny White Pike
Nashville 37204-3951
+1 (615) 9661776
877 5824766

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Restorationist Christian-Restorationist Church of Christ - www.church-of-christ.org

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Lipscomb University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)

Affiliations

  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


|


Social Media

Facebook
Lipscomb University's official Facebook page for social networking


Twitter
Lipscomb University's official Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


LinkedIn
Lipscomb University's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


YouTube
Lipscomb University's official YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Instagram
Lipscomb University's official Flickr or Instagram webpage for photo galleries


Online Courses

iTunes U
Lipscomb University's official iTunes U channel for video lectures and course podcasts. Direct link (iTunes software required)


Open Education Consortium
Not reported


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.


Related resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in the United States

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in North America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018