The South’s Best Colleges: Lipscomb University
A nationally recognized institution where your yearning for knowledge and ambition to excel are embraced in faith and refined through learning. A community that shines the light of Christ, we magnify the best in everyone around us. Here at the intersection of purpose and practice, we fashion futures to impact lives—in our hometown of Nashville and far beyond. At Lipscomb University, all you bring makes all the difference. Welcomed in faith. Refined through learning. Ready to go.
A leader in Christian higher education since 1891, Lipscomb University is a close-knit, Christ-centered community located in the thriving Green Hills neighborhood of Nashville, Tennessee. Our small campus creates an environment where you can build meaningful connections, but just because we’re small doesn’t mean we’re short on opportunities. Welcomed in faith. At Lipscomb University, we believe your gifts are God-given—that’s why it’s our highest priority to help you discover how you’ll use them for the rest of your life. And we’ve found that in the context of a faith-based, service-minded community, education becomes a gateway for good. Learn how to use your gifts and talents to pursue a vocation to create meaningful change. Refined through learning. Experience the opportunity of an institution with rigorous academic programs sustained by exceptional faculty. Participate in research with a faculty member, challenge yourself in our Honors College, or apply your knowledge through an internship or service project. Earn a degree that ignites your ideas and puts purpose to your passions—you’ll have 200 areas of study to choose from.
Ready to go.
We believe that experience is the best teacher. That’s why on any given day, your classroom might relocate to a recording studio, the capitol building or an outreach organization. In a city like Nashville, opportunity is everywhere. Hands-on learning and well-connected faculty help 95% of Lipscomb graduates land a job or start graduate school within six months of graduation. With 100 campus organizations, 17 NCAA Division I teams and Music City at your doorstep, every day is a new adventure. Experience small classes, profound spiritual formation and a vibrant campus community—along the way, you’ll find a herd that sticks with you for life.