John A Gupton College

1616 Church St, Nashville
TN, 37203-2954
Tel: (615)327-3927
138 students
Private, non-profit

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School Highlights:
John A Gupton College serves 138 students (49% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
John A Gupton College is one of 13 community colleges within Davidson County, TN.
The nearest community college is Watkins College of Art Design & Film (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
John A Gupton College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 138 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.16 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 51% over five years.
Total Enrollment
138 students
1,287 students
John A Gupton College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
67 students
832 students
John A Gupton College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 71 students
1,021 students
John A Gupton College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
John A Gupton College sch enrollment John A Gupton College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
John A Gupton College Hispanic (2006-2010)
% Black
John A Gupton College Black (2006-2012)
% White
John A Gupton College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
John A Gupton College sch ethnicity John A Gupton College sta ethnicity
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. 0.16 0.45
John A Gupton College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $5,890
John A Gupton College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $10,050
John A Gupton College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

John A. Gupton College was the first independent institution of Funeral Service Education to earn regional accreditation and thus be able to offer a course of study leading to the Associate of Arts Degree. The College's pursuit of regional accreditation establishes its role as a pioneer in the educational community. Located in the heart of Nashville's academic community, John A. Gupton College offers a well equipped facility conducive to effective learning. The new facility houses classrooms, science laboratory, marketing center, restorative arts laboratory, preparation area, offices, library/computer center, and a fully equipped student lounge. The college offers courses in General Business, Natural Sciences, Health & Human Services, Humanities/Fine Arts, Social/Behavioral Sciences and Funeral Service Arts And Sciences. John A. Gupton College is Accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Associate of Arts Degree in Funeral Service. The College is also accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education.

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