Watkins College of Art Design & Film

2298 Rosa L Parks Blvd, Nashville
TN, 37228
Tel: (615)383-4848
386 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
Watkins College of Art Design & Film serves 386 students (72% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 25%.
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 - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 386 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
386 students
1,303 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
276 students
832 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 110 students
1,036 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sch enrollment Watkins College of Art Design & Film sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
11%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Black (2006-2012)
% White
90%
66%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film More (2007-2011)
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sch ethnicity Watkins College of Art Design & Film 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. 0.19 0.44
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $19,170 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,170 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,170 $5,845
Watkins College of Art Design & Film In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,170 $10,047
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 94%
78%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
SAT Total Avg. 1,473
1,385
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat total (2008-2012)
SAT Reading 525
465
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat reading (2008-2012)
SAT Math 463
475
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat math (2008-2012)
SAT Writing 485
445
Watkins College of Art Design & Film sat writing (2008-2012)
ACT Composite Avg. 21
20
ACT English 21
19
ACT Math 21
20
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Nashville public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,465 per year for in-state students and $13,833 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,290 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Nashville is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Nashville is Remington College-Nashville Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.