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2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Prepler’s college search tool helps you find a college that's right for you! These are 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee as ranked by Prepler. We can help you find best place to study.

Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University

4 Year  •  NashvilleTN  • 

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Vanderbilt University is a private not-for-profit university based in Nashville, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 1,607 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 10%.

#1 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
10%
Net Price
$67,392
SAT Range
1440-1570
ACT Range
32-35
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Union University

Union University

4 Year  •  JacksonTN

Union University is a private not-for-profit university based in Jackson, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 344 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 59%.

#2 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
59%
Net Price
$51,790
SAT Range
1070-1320
ACT Range
23-29
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Lipscomb University

Lipscomb University

4 Year  •  NashvilleTN

Lipscomb University is a private not-for-profit university based in Nashville, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 641 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 60%.

#3 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
60%
Net Price
$47,734
SAT Range
1060-1330
ACT Range
23-29
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Belmont University

Belmont University

4 Year  •  NashvilleTN

Belmont University is a private not-for-profit university based in Nashville, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 1,568 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 81%.

#4 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
81%
Net Price
$50,740
SAT Range
1140-1310
ACT Range
24-29
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Carson-Newman University

Carson-Newman University

4 Year  •  Jefferson CityTN

Carson-Newman University is a private not-for-profit university based in Jefferson City, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 395 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 67%.

#5 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
67%
Net Price
$40,640
SAT Range
940-1150
ACT Range
20-26
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Rhodes College

Rhodes College

4 Year  •  MemphisTN

Rhodes College is a private not-for-profit university based in Memphis, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 512 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 51%.

#6 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
51%
Net Price
$61,538
SAT Range
1220-1410
ACT Range
27-32
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Sewanee-The University of the South

Sewanee-The University of the South

4 Year  •  SewaneeTN

Sewanee-The University of the South is a private not-for-profit university based in Sewanee, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 448 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 46%.

#7 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
46%
Net Price
$60,950
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Maryville College

Maryville College

4 Year  •  MaryvilleTN

Maryville College is a private not-for-profit university based in Maryville, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 301 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 49%.

#8 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
49%
Net Price
$49,266
SAT Range
930-1150
ACT Range
20-27
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Trevecca Nazarene University

Trevecca Nazarene University

4 Year  •  NashvilleTN

Trevecca Nazarene University is a private not-for-profit university based in Nashville, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 421 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 70%.

#9 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
70%
Net Price
$39,130
SAT Range
1000-1210
ACT Range
19-26
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Lincoln Memorial University

Lincoln Memorial University

4 Year  •  HarrogateTN

Lincoln Memorial University is a private not-for-profit university based in Harrogate, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 346 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 65%.

#10 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
65%
Net Price
$36,570
SAT Range
980-1150
ACT Range
19-25
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Christian Brothers University

Christian Brothers University

4 Year  •  MemphisTN

Christian Brothers University is a private not-for-profit university based in Memphis, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 385 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 52%.

#11 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
52%
Net Price
$44,430
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Fisk University

Fisk University

4 Year  •  NashvilleTN

Fisk University is a private not-for-profit university based in Nashville, Tennessee. It is an institution with an enrollment of over 135 bachelor’s degree candidates. The admission criteria is somewhat competitive with the acceptance rate of 45%.

#12 in 2020 Best Private Colleges in Tennessee

Acceptance Rate
45%
Net Price
$37,070
SAT Range
940-1260
ACT Range
16-22
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