Watkins College of Art Design & Film

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 26%.
  • Watkins College of Art Design & Film is one of 12 community colleges within Davidson County, TN.
  • The nearest community college to Watkins College of Art Design & Film is John A Gupton College (2.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Watkins College of Art Design & Film places among the top 20% of community colleges in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Watkins College of Art Design & Film(TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty29 staff29 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Watkins College of Art Design & Film has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Watkins College of Art Design & Film diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment304 students631 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:130:1
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# Full-Time Students230 students369 students
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# Part-Time Students74 students262 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-113
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
-
3%
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% Black
5%
17%
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% White
89%
74%
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% Two or more races
-
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
-
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% Unknown races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.200.42
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,000$29,400
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $20,250 is more than the state average of $13,844. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$20,250$13,844
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%93%
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Median Debt for Graduates$29,125$12,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,297
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Acceptance Rate26%74%
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SAT Total Avg.1,4731,449
SAT Reading525525
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SAT Math463455
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SAT Writing485469
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ACT Total Avg.6357
ACT Composite2119
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ACT English2119
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ACT Math2119
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ACT Writing66
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Watkins College of Art Design & Film is John A Gupton College (2.6 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • John A Gupton College
    Private, non-profit
    129 students | 2.60 Mi1616 Church St
    Nashville TN  37203
    (615)327-3927
    2.60129
  • Aquinas College
    Private, non-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
    (615)353-3333
    5.1010,193
  • Daymar Institute-Nashville
    Private, for profit
    89 students | 6.20 Mi560 Royal Parkway
    Nashville TN  37214
    (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
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