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 state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
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 (2.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
College 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
61 staff
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 362 has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 95% over five years.
Total Enrollment 362 students 1,315 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
815 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 111 students
1,061 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%
5%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
5%
20%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
12%
15%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Black (2006-2013)
% White
74%
49%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
3%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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. 0.43 0.70
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 $5,590. 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 $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,710 $5,590
Watkins College of Art Design & Film In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,710 $10,086
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
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%
81%
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 Total Avg. 63
58
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT Total (2006-2013)
ACT Composite 21
20
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT Composite (2006-2013)
ACT English 21
19
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT English (2006-2013)
ACT Math 21
19
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT Math (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • John A Gupton College
    Private not-for-profit
    122 students | 2.60 Mi1616 Church St
    Nashville, TN 37203
    (615)327-3927
    2.60122
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    Nashville, TN 37206
    (615)226-3990
    3.401,847
  • Aquinas College
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    576 students | 4.70 Mi4210 Harding Pike
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    (615)297-7545
    4.70576
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    Nashville, TN 37209
    6153533333
    5.1010,193
  • Daymar Institute-Nashville
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    166 students | 6.20 Mi340 Plus Park Blvd
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    (615)361-7555
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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.