Belmont at a Glance

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Belmont University is a student-centered Christian community providing an academically challenging education that empowers men and women of diverse backgrounds to engage and transform the world with disciplined intelligence, compassion, courage and faith.


Belmont's Vision

To be a leader among teaching universities, bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.

Enrollment Information

Fall 2012 Enrollment: 6,665 
Total Undergraduates: 5,289 
Total Graduate and Professional Students: 1,376 
2012 Bachelor's Degrees awarded: 1,077 
2012 Master's Degrees awarded: 416 
2012 Doctoral Degrees awarded: 118 
2012 Total Degrees awarded: 1,611  

Tuition and Financial Information

2012-2013 Undergrad Tuition: $12,450 per semester
2012-2013 Undergrad Student Fee: $615 per semester
Graduate tuition varies by program
Percent of students receiving financial aid from any source: 80
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Class Size Statistics

Student to Teacher ratio: 13:1
Classes with 20 students or less: 50 percent
Classes with 30 students or less: 86 percent

Awards and Accolades

Host of the 2008 Presidential Town Hall Debate
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U.S. News and World Report's
 "America's Best Colleges 2011 - Up-and-coming Regional Universities (South)" Ranked 2nd for the third year in a row

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U.S. News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges 2011 - Regional Universities (South)"  Ranked 5th
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Kiplinger's "Best Values in Private Colleges"  Top 100
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U.S. News and World Report's "Best Graduate Schools" 2012
Jack C. Massey Graduate School of Business

Princeton Review "Best Graduate Business Program" 2012
Jack C. Massey Graduate School of Business

Princeton Review “Top 25” Entrepreneurship Program 2011
Belmont Center for Entrepreneurship 

United States Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship

2008 National Model Undergraduate Program
Belmont Center for Entrepreneurship

Seven time Atlantic Sun Conference All Academic Trophy Winner
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"One of the Best Music Business Programs in the Country"
Rolling Stone and Time Magazines
Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business

Laerdal Medical Corporation "Center of Educational Excellence"
Gordon E. Inman College of Health Sciences & Nursing



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