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John A Gupton College Overview

John A Gupton College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Nashville, Tennessee. Nashville is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

What Is John A Gupton College Known For?

52 Undergraduate Awards
62% Acceptance Rate
  • John A Gupton College has an impressive student to faculty ratio of 7 to 1.
  • The 3% student loan default rate at John A Gupton College is better than the national rate of 10.1%. That's a good sign that you may be able to pay off student loans easier than your peers at other schools can.
  • The highest award offered at John A Gupton College is the associate's degree.

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John A Gupton College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at John A Gupton College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#9 Most Popular Funeral & Mortuary Science Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#69 Most Popular Personal & Culinary Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is John A Gupton College?

Location of John A Gupton College

Contact details for John A Gupton College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1616 Church St, Nashville, TN 37203-2954
Phone: 615-327-3927
Website: www.guptoncollege.edu

Admission Requirements for John A Gupton College

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program neither required nor recommended
Recommendations required
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL neither required nor recommended

How Hard Is It To Get Into John A Gupton College?

62% Acceptance Rate
36% Of Accepted Are Women
0% Submit SAT Scores
John A Gupton College has an acceptance rate of 62%, which means it is fairly selective. Take that into account when you are working on your application and gathering requested materials. Do what you can to stand out among other applicants.

Approximately 64% of accepted students are men and 36% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 84%, and the acceptance rate for women is 43%.

Average Test Scores

About 0% of students accepted to John A Gupton College submitted their SAT scores.John A Gupton College received ACT scores from 100% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 1 and 11. Math scores were between 1 and 9. Composite scores were between 1 and 12.

ACT English Scores for John A Gupton College  ( 1 to 11 )
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ACT Math Scores for John A Gupton College  ( 1 to 9 )
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36
ACT Composite Scores for John A Gupton College  ( 1 to 12 )
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36

Can I Afford John A Gupton College?

40% Take Out Loans
2.9% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At John A Gupton College, approximately 40% of students took out student loans averaging $2,003 a year. That adds up to $8,012 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at John A Gupton College is 2.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

John A Gupton College Undergraduate Student Diversity

46 Full-Time Undergraduates
59% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 164 undergraduate students at John A Gupton College, with 46 being full-time and 118 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  John A Gupton College

Gender Diversity

Of the 46 full-time undergraduates at John A Gupton College, 41% are male and 59% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  John A Gupton College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of John A Gupton College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of John A Gupton College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 0
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 43
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Online Learning at John A Gupton College

112 Took All Classes Online
112 Took At Least One Class Online
62.8% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 112 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at John A Gupton College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 38th most popular in Tennessee for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of John A Gupton College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at John A Gupton College was 62.8%. This is the #28 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at John A Gupton College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of John A Gupton College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Funeral & Mortuary Science 38%
Personal & Culinary Services 38%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at John A Gupton College ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at John A Gupton College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Funeral & Mortuary Science #3
Personal & Culinary Services #4

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

John A Gupton College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Funeral & Mortuary Science 39 13 52
TOTAL 39 13 52

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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