Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville

Tel: (615)226-3990
1,847 students
Public institution
Nashville Auto-Diesel College (NADC) was established in 1919. Our first course of training was auto mechanics. Originally, students came only from the Nashville area but our market area has gradually expanded to include all 50 states and 62 foreign countries. In 1935, we added the diesel engine to our curriculum, and in 1946, we added Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology (Body and Fender). In our history we have also taught Radio Repair, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning. We have been approved for the training of veterans since 1946, and about 30 states use our school for the training of the disabled through vocational rehabilitation.
School Highlights
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville serves 1,847 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville is one of 13 community colleges within Davidson County, TN.
The nearest community college is Watkins College of Art Design & Film (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 57% over five years.
College Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 61 staff
61 staff
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 9 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,847 has declined by 16% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,847 students 1,315 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,847 students
815 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Black (2006-2013)
% White
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Unknown (2006-2013)
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.54 0.70
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • NADC recently joined Lincoln Educational Services and became one of their 32 campus locations in 15 different states. NADC serves as the corporation\'s Nashville Campus. Our reputation as one of the nation\'s top schools for auto-diesel and collision repair and refinishing technical training has been earned over our 86-year history. Career training programs currently offered at NADC includes Associate of Applied Science Degree Programs: Automotive and Diesel Technology and Auto Body Repair Technology. Diploma Programs includes Automotive and Diesel Technology, Auto Body Repair Technology and High-Performance. NADC provides a full service all-you-can-eat cafeteria, 2 on-campus dormitories and available off-campus apartments.

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Did You Know?
For Nashville private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,360 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Nashville community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Nashville is Anthem Career College-Nashville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.