Brightwood College Nashville: Review & Facts

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Brightwood College Nashville is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 400 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1981 and is one of the 30 schools located in Nashville, Tennessee.

Academic Offerings

At Brightwood College Nashville you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Brightwood College Nashville deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and has 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Dental, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Brightwood College Nashville is low at 52% (way below Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
The graduation rate at Brightwood College Nashville is average: 66%.

Student to faculty ratio at Brightwood College Nashville is decent, 17:1. Read more about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent data, 336 applications were submitted and 336 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

Brightwood College Nashville will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Brightwood College Nashville is $10.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Brightwood College Nashville and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (615) 279-8300 or check Brightwood College Nashville Website.

Opportunities and Services

Brightwood College Nashville offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Brightwood College Nashville, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Presently there is no on-campus housing at Brightwood College Nashville.

Based on the college crime numbers, Brightwood College Nashville appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Brightwood College Nashville Location and Maps

Post Address: Brightwood College Nashville, 750 Envious Lane, Nashville, Tennessee 37217-5318, USA
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