What Makes Us Special

About Carson-Newman University

Carson-Newman University provides an exceptional Christian liberal arts education that sharpens minds while shaping hearts. Located near the Great Smoky Mountains, C-N has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a "Best Value." Its professors seek to instill a life-long desire for learning and a commitment to serving God by serving others. The Appalachian Outreach ministry is but one opportunity students have to practice what they learn.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing960-1180

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.52

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 60%
Men 40%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 67.29%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 14:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 78%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 223 183 12 0 418