Watkins College of Art Design & Film

2298 Rosa L Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN 37228
Tel: (615)383-4848
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.
Watkins College of Art Design & Film (TN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Private, non-profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 29 staff 28 staff
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 304 has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment 304 students 585 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 30:1
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 230 students 369 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 74 students 216 students
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Enrollment Breakdown TN All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
113 92
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
-
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
-
3%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
5%
17%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Black (2007-2016)
% White
89%
73%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film More (2008-2012)
% Non Resident races
2%
-
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Non Resident (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.20 0.44
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $33,000 $29,500
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $20,250 is more than the state average of $14,180. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $20,250 $14,180
Watkins College of Art Design & Film In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87% 94%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $29,125 $17,000
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $9,500 $6,297
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 26% 83%
Watkins College of Art Design & Film Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg. 1,473 1,449
SAT Reading 525 525
Watkins College of Art Design & Film SAT Reading (2009-2016)
SAT Math 463 455
Watkins College of Art Design & Film SAT Math (2009-2016)
SAT Writing 485 469
Watkins College of Art Design & Film SAT Writing (2009-2016)
ACT Total Avg. 69 57
ACT Composite 21 19
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT Composite (2007-2016)
ACT English 21 19
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT English (2007-2016)
ACT Math 21 19
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT Math (2007-2016)
ACT Writing 6 -
Watkins College of Art Design & Film ACT Writing (2011-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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