Truett - McConnell College, a nonprofit private institution, offers a variety of degree programs, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Cleveland, GA, the school offers a rural setting for students to study in. The school maintains a Southern Baptist affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. The school enrolls 800 students per year, allowing for greater access to faculty.
Areas of study available at Truett - McConnell College include but are not limited to:
- Elementary Education
- Liberal Arts
- Christian Studies
- Religious, Sacred Music
Students applying for admission are usually asked to submit an application, transcripts, test scores and any requested application essays, which will then be reviewed by the school. Most common standardized test scores among applicants accepted to Truett - McConnell College are between 16 - 20 for the ACT exam, or 1190 - 1570 on the SAT exam. This school has an acceptance rate of around 83% of which only 54% chose to enroll.
The cost of tuition is close to $17,000 per year. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and that is why students should use the school's tuition calculator to get a better idea of their costs. Student housing is available on-campus for students. The annual cost of housing is around $2,900. Some students at Truett - McConnell College may be eligible for financial aid, which is typically offered in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The mascot for Truett - McConnell College is the "Bears", and they participate in intercollegiate sports through oversight by the NAIA. Athletic programs that are available may include:
- Baseball (NAIA Division I)
- Basketball (NAIA Division I)
- Track & Field (NAIA Division I)
- Golf (NAIA Division I)
- Soccer (NAIA Division I)
Students can visit the school's http://www.truett.edu to see additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give an overview of the candidates Truett – McConnell College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Truett – McConnell College has a total student population of about 2,000. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 10% enrolling as graduate students and 99% as undergraduate 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 $17,000-$21,000 per year
- Part time students pay in the range of $580 to $690 per unit
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 Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$10,837|
|Receiving Student Loans||72%||$7,174|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Truett – McConnell College may provide services like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Truett – McConnell College has an overall graduation rate which is close to 28%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||10%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||4%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||2%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Music Program
- * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1969)
Truett – McConnell College 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 (Appalachian Athletic Conference)
- Basketball (Appalachian Athletic Conference)
- Track and Field (Appalachian Athletic Conference)
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 Truett – McConnell College 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
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Theology and Religious Vocations
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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 Truett – McConnell College for official up-to-date information.