Graduate Programs Overview

Lipscomb University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Nashville, Tennessee. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $18,000 in average for all students.

It offers fifty-nine graduate programs: 36 Master's, 5 Doctorate, 18 Post-Bachelor's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 532 students have been conferred Master's degree and 121 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameLipscomb University
TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
AddressOne University Park Drive, Nashville, TN
Graduate School Students1,736 students
114 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)$18,000
Student to Faculty13:1 (7.69%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 59 Graduate Programs
36 Master's, 18 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Lipscomb University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $18,000 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $1,023.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$1,023
Books & Supplies$1,500
Room & Board$13,804 (On-Campus) / $10,500 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,000 (On-Campus) / $4,000 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$37,304
Off-Campus Total$34,000
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
Tuition & Fees$18,576$18,666$17,766$18,414$18,000

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Lipscomb University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 59 major areas - 35 Master's (3 online programs), 3 Doctorate , 19 Post-Bachelor'(4 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Engineering Technology
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Theology And Religious Vocations
Human Services
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Theology And Religious Vocations
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Theology And Religious Vocations
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation
Natural Resources And Conservation
Computer And Information Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 4,595 students enrolled in Lipscomb University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 1,736 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 578 male and 1,158 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,530 full-time and 206 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 114 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 140 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students578
Women Students1,158
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students1,530
Part-time Students206
By race/ethnicity 1,223 White, 279 Black, and 63 Asian students are attending at Lipscomb University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races43
29 students are younger than 22 and 312 students are older than 65. The school has 975 students aged between 22 and 30 and 419 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under29
40 & Over312
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Lipscomb University, 114 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 140 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,736
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses114
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses140
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,482
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses114
Tennessee Resident92
Other State In U.S.21
Outside of U.S.1

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