Lipscomb University is a private, liberal arts Christian university in Nashville, TN.

The largest programs at Lipscomb are in the Health Sciences, Business, Education, and Engineering. With a placement rate of over 90% each year, Lipscomb demonstrates academic excellence in the success of our students.

Service learning and cultural engagement serve are central to Lipscomb's curriculum. Our Nashville location also plays a vital role in our students' experiences and opportunities.

Basic details

  • Region: South
  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee
  • Campus setting: Urban
  • Type of institution: Private; Liberal Arts College

Admissions information and areas of study offered

  • Average ACT score: 24
  • Average SAT score: 1160 (without writing included)
  • Test optional? Yes
  • Common Application accepted? No
  • Areas of study offered include: Accounting/Finance; Arts; Biology; Chemistry; Communications; Computer Science; Creative Writing; Criminal Justice; Dance; Drama/Theatre Arts; Education; Engineering; English; Environmental Sciences; Film/Cinema Studies; History; Humanities; Information Sciences/Systems; Labour/Industrial Relations; Languages; Law; Liberal Arts; Literature; Mathematics; Nursing; Nutrition; Pharmacology; Philosophy; Physics; Political Science; Psychology; Social Work; Sociology; Theology/Religion
  • Full list of majors available:


  • International students are eligible for: Need-based aid; Merit-based scholarship
  • Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $44,412


  • Athletic association for the majority of sports: NCAA - Division I

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