Watkins College of Art Design & Film

2298 Rosa L Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN 37228
Tel: (615)383-4848
362 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
Watkins College of Art Design & Film serves 362 students (69% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Watkins College of Art Design & Film is one of 13 community colleges within Davidson County, TN.
The nearest community college is John A Gupton College (2.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 29 staff
59 staff
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 362 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
362 students
1,282 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
22:1
Watkins College of Art Design & Film student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
251 students
810 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 111 students
1,017 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
12%
12%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Black (2006-2013)
% White
74%
57%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film non_resident (2006-2013)
Watkins College of Art Design & Film 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. 0.19 0.53
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $19,710 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,710 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,710 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,710 $10,294
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 105 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 35%
78%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
SAT Total Avg. 1,473
1,395
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat total (2008-2013)
SAT Reading 525
465
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat reading (2008-2013)
SAT Math 463
480
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat math (2008-2013)
SAT Writing 485
450
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat writing (2008-2013)
ACT Composite Avg. 21
20
ACT English 21
19
ACT Math 21
19
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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    Nashville, TN 37206
    (615)226-3990
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  • Nashville Nashville State Community College
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    Nashville, TN 37209
    (615)353-3333
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  • Nashville Daymar Institute-Nashville
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    Nashville, TN 37217
    (615)361-7555
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