Lipscomb University


One University Park Drive, Nashville, TN 37204-3951
(615) 966-1776
Toll-Free - (800) 333-4358

Lipscomb University is a Christian community of scholars, dedicated to excellence in learning, leading, and serving where students prepare for success today, tomorrow, and forever. The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education classifies Lipscomb University in the 7% of schools in the nation that offer a full range of undergraduate majors, plus master's and doctoral programs. Bachelor's degree areas of study include majors in the liberal arts, business, biology/pre-med, computer science, education, engineering, and nursing. Master's degrees are offered in a variety of study areas including accounting, business, civic leadership, conflict management, counseling, education, exercise and nutrition science, psychology, leadership and public service, sustainability, and theological studies among others. Doctoral degrees are offered in ministry, pharmacy, and education. Located in Nashville, Lipscomb draws on the city as its campus and the world as its classroom. Study abroad opportunities are offered in Vienna, Florence, London, Chile, Beijing, Hong Kong, and Buenos Aires as well as other international destinations. Lipscomb's intercollegiate athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division I level, and Lipscomb is a member of the Atlantic Sun Conference.

Vital Statistics

Fall 2017 Enrollment: Graduate 1,655 - Undergraduate 2,987

Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid From Any Source: 90%

Tuition and Fees (per semester): $15,466

Room and Board (per semester): $5,844

Founded: 1891

Degrees Offered: Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

Number of Degrees Awarded Summer 2016 to Spring 2017: 1,479

Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1