Watkins College of Art Design & Film

2298 Rosa L Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN 37228
Tel: (615)383-4848
304 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
Watkins College of Art Design & Film serves 304 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Watkins College of Art Design & Film is one of 12 community colleges within Davidson County, TN.
The nearest community college is John A Gupton College (2.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
College Watkins College of Art Design & Film (TN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 29 staff
28 staff

Student Body

The student population of 304 has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 38% over five years.
Total Enrollment 304 students 472 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
30:1
# Full-Time Students 230 students
369 students
# Part-Time Students 74 students
216 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 113 92
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Black
5%
17%
% White
89%
73%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
-
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. 0.21 0.44

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $19,170 is more than the state average of $14,867. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $19,170 $14,867
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
94%
Percent Admitted 26%
83%
SAT Total Avg. 1,473
1,449
SAT Reading 525
525
SAT Math 463
455
SAT Writing 485 469
ACT Total Avg. 63
57
ACT Composite 21
19
ACT English 21
19
ACT Math 21
19
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • John A Gupton College
    Private not-for-profit
    129 students | 2.60 Mi1616 Church St
    Nashville TN 37203
    (615)327-3927
    2.60129
  • Aquinas College
    Private not-for-profit
    472 students | 4.70 Mi4210 Harding Pike
    Nashville TN 37205
    (615)297-7545
    4.70472
  • 10,193 students | 5.10 Mi120 White Bridge Rd
    Nashville TN 37209
    6153533333
    5.1010,193
  • Daymar Institute-Nashville
    Private for-profit
    89 students | 6.20 Mi340 Plus Park Blvd
    Nashville TN 37217
    (615)361-7555
    6.2089
  • Kaplan College-Nashville
    Private for-profit
    369 students | 6.70 Mi750 Envious Lane
    Nashville TN 37217
    (615)279-8300
    6.70369
Did You Know?
For Nashville private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,995 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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Nashville is Fortis Institute-Nashville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.