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Freed – Hardeman University

158 E Main St, Henderson, TN

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Freed - Hardeman University is a nonprofit private institution located in Henderson, Tennessee and provides a large number of program options for students. The school maintains a Churches of Christ affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. Nearly 2,000 students enroll at Freed - Hardeman University annually.

Students can choose from many areas of study, including:

  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Education
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Family And Consumer Sciences
  • Health And Clinical Professions

The admissions process begins with the submission of an application, transcripts, records, and test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions committee. Either the ACT or SAT exam can be taken to apply to this school. Scores within the range of 19 - 26 on the ACT or 970 - 1220 on the SAT are recommended to increase your chances for acceptance. More information on admissions can be found here.

The cost of tuition is around $19,000, but may change per year. Students are encouraged to visit the school's net price calculator to better estimate their cost of attending Freed - Hardeman University. Housing may be available for students who wish to live on-campus for a cost of $4,400 per year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the required requirements in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

The Freed - Hardeman University "Lions" compete in a number of intercollegiate sports through participation in the NAIA. Athletic programs available may include:

  • Baseball (NAIA Division I)
  • Basketball (NAIA Division I)
  • Golf (NAIA Division I)

Contact information, academics information, areas of study offered, and more may be accessed on school's website at fhu.edu.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may provide a better idea of the candidates Freed – Hardeman University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Freed – Hardeman University is about 1,800. The student body is made up of 75% undergraduate students and 16% graduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $22,000-$26,000 per year
  • Part time students pay in the range of $700 to $840 per unit
  • May offer prepaid tuition rates, allowing tuition to be purchased at current rates for future enrollment.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$15,563
Receiving Student Loans66%$6,998
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, Freed – Hardeman University may provide student services like those listed below:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Work study style employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Freed – Hardeman University is close to 53%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years38%
Graduating in 5 Years12%
Graduating in 6 Years2%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2014)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
    • * Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (since 2014)
  • Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
    • * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1981)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Freed – Hardeman University is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports being in the NAIA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (American Midwest Conference)
  • Basketball (American Midwest Conference)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Freed – Hardeman University by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences

Education

Engineering

English Language and Literature

Family and Consumer Sciences

Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

History

Interdisciplinary Studies

    Mathematics and Statistics

    Natural Resources and Conservation

    Physical Sciences

    Psychology

    Public Administration and Social Services

    Recreation and Fitness Studies

    Security and Protective Services

    Social Sciences

    Theology and Religious Vocations

    Visual and Performing Arts

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    Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Freed – Hardeman University for official up-to-date information.

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    ACCEPTANCE RATE
    91.85%

    FINANCIAL AID RATE
    100%

    STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
    13:1

    DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
    14

    FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
    $13,237