Lipscomb University

Women's D1 Coach: Kristin Ryman
5 / 10
2,938 Undergrads / 4,620 Students
8 / 10
$26,013 Net Price
5 / 10
63% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Atlantic Sun Conf. (ASUN)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
57% / 68%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Churches of Christ
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
Ashley Montoya 3B, C
Emily Yakubowski P
Meghan Kline INF
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Events By Lipscomb University Coaches
Sep 14 '19
Nashville, TN
Women's 13-18
Sep 21 '19
Nashville, TN
Women's 13-18
Jan 11 '20
Nashville, TN
Women's 13-18
One University Park Drive, Nashville, TN, 37204 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Greater Nashville Area TN
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Memphis Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Chattanooga Tennessee Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Huntsville Alabama Area
  • Birmingham Alabama Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Clarksville Tennessee Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Indianapolis Indiana Area
Where Grads Work
  • Lipscomb University
  • Metro Nashville Public Schools
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • HCA Healthcare
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Williamson County Schools
  • Teach For America
  • State of Tennessee
  • Nissan Motor Corporation
  • Deloitte
  • Community Health Systems
  • Walgreens
  • Kroger
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Comdata
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Business Development
  • Healthcare Services
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Community and Social Services
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Media and Communication
  • Support
  • Arts and Design
  • Research
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
500 - 638
530 - 640
1030 - 1278
23 - 32
21 - 27
23 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Applicants 3,481 1,204 2,277
% Admitted 63% 66% 62%
% Admits That Enroll 28% 31% 26%
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Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (26%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (10%)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (10%)
Psychology, General (8%)
Psychology (8%)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General (7%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (7%)
Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
Education (7%)
Engineering (5%)
Organizational Leadership (5%)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
English Language & Literature (4%)
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General (4%)
Writing, General (4%)
Accounting (4%)
Elementary Education and Teaching (3%)
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$33,424
Books & Supplies$1,500
Cost of Living$13,280
Personal Expenses$3,250
Sticker Price$51,454

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

97% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship97%$21,359
Federal Grants22%$5,131
Pell Grants22%$4,531
Other Federal8%$1,775
State & Local Grants48%$3,954
Institutional Grants97%$18,264
Student Loans41%$7,734
Federal Loans41%$5,441
Other Loans6%$15,323

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $85 Million $18,406

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,751.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $14,145 $221

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.1%

Avg. rate for colleges with softball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,582 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $43,200

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


How long until this college investment pays off: 6.23 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 57% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 1 -
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 3 2
Motor Vehicle Theft 1 1
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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