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  • Address: 1646 Russell Avenue
    Jefferson City, TN 37760
    Phone#:
    (865) 471-2000
    Internet Access:
    http://www.cn.edu/
    Percent of Applicants Accepted:
    67%
    Student/Faculty Ratio:
    13:1
    Freshmen Retention Rate:
    69%
    4-Year Graduation Rate:
    37%
    5-Year Graduation Rate:
    45%
    6-Year Graduation Rate:
    47%

     

Application Information:

  • Application Deadline:
    Rolling
    Priority Application Deadline:
    N/A
    Application Fee:
    N/A
    Common App Accepted: N/A
    Online Application:
    http://admissions.cn.edu/admissions/application/apply.asp
    Tuition Deposit: $100
    Room Deposit:
    $200
    Admissions Phone: (800) 678-9061
    Admissions Email: admitme@cn.edu
    Admissions Address: 1646 Russell Ave
    Jefferson City, TN 37760
    Credit by Examination Info (AP/CLEP/IB): CLICK HERE and refer to page 13

     

Estimated Costs:

  • CATEGORY ESTIMATED COST
    In-State Tuition and Fees:
    $27,900
    Room and Board:
    $8,810
    Books and Supplies:
    $1,600
    Transportation Costs:
    $1,158
    Personal Expenses:
    $1,852
       
    Graduating students who have borrowed: 71%
    Average total indebtedness of graduates: $27,188

     

Scholarships:

  • Financial Aid Website: http://www.cn.edu/administration/financial-aid
    Financial Aid EMail: financialaid@cn.edu
    Priority Filing Date: February 1

    SCHOLARSHIP
    AMOUNT
    REQUIREMENT
    TN Hope Scholarship:

    $3,500

    ACT of 21 OR GPA of 3.0
    TN GAM Scholarship:

    $1,500

    ACT of 29 AND GPA of 3.75
    Opportunity Award:
    $6,000
    ACT of 19 AND HS GPA of 2.70
    Achievement Award:
    $8,000
    ACT of 20 AND HS GPA of 3.00
    Faculty Scholarship:
    $10,000
    ACT of 21 AND HS GPA of 3.30
    Dean's Scholarship:
    $12,000
    ACT of 23 AND HS GPA of 3.60
    Presidential Scholarship:
    $14,000
    ACT of 27 AND HS GPA of 3.90

     

Freshmen Class Statistics:

  • Average HS GPA: 3.4
    Average ACT Composite: 23

    HIGH SCHOOL
    GPA
    RANGE
    PERCENT
    OF
    FRESHMEN
    0.00-0.99

    0%

    1.00-1.99
    0%
    2.00-2.49
    6%
    2.50-2.99
    13%
    3.00-3.24
    13%
    3.25-3.49
    11%
    3.50-3.74
    17%
    3.75-4.00
    40%

     

    ACT
    COMPOSITE
    RANGE
    PERCENT
    OF
    FRESHMEN
    00 to 11

    2%

    12 to 17
    7%
    18 to 23
    49%
    24 to 29
    35%
    30 to 36
    6%