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Southern Adventist University

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Rating

Private

Type

3,236

Students

$21,650

Tuition

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Acceptance

#494

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Collegedale, TN

4881 Taylor Cir, Collegedale, TN 37315-0370

Southern Adventist University is a small private college located in Collegedale, TN ranked 13thin Tennessee. It has a total of 2,740 full-time undergraduate students. Southern Adventist University offers 168 different majors and is best known for its clinical psychology, theological and ministerial studies, and foreign languages and literatures programs (nationally ranked 4th, 24th, and 27th respectively). With a tuition cost of $21,650 per year, Southern Adventist University is somewhat moderately high-priced. 48.75% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $38,500 per year, which is 7% less than the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$22,520/Year
Above Average

Southern Adventist University

$22,520

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$35,510/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$24,512/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

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Very Selective

Southern Adventist University

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National

69%
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Admissions Yield

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Application Website

www.southern.edu/apply/

SAT & ACT

Application Fee

$25

Students

2,740Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

421

Part-Time

8
Male

42%

In-state

83%

Female

58%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

11%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
15% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse9% Social Work6% Family Practice Nurse/Nursing70% Others

15% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

9% Social Work

6% Family Practice Nurse/Nursing

70% Others

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

15%

101 Graduates

Social Work

9%

59 Graduates

Family Practice Nurse/Nursing

6%

39 Graduates

Biomedical Sciences, General

4%

28 Graduates

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

4%

27 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

4%

27 Graduates

Clinical Psychology

3%

19 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

3%

19 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
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Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

13

Number of Library Books

178,555

Academic Spend per Student

$10,455

Full-time Retention Rate

76%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$33,100/Year

Southern Adventist University

$33,100

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$33,100

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$38,500

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

48%