Carson-Newman University

Our mission as Christian educators is to help our students reach their full potential as educated citizens and worldwide servant-leaders.

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Founded in 1851, Carson-Newman is where students experience what higher education can be at this nationally ranked liberal arts university. Our faculty prepares students every day to compete on the world stage – whether you’re studying on campus, online or at one of our many opportunities abroad. With our small class size, professors will know you and walk alongside you in your college journey in a caring, Christian community. Through faith and learning, we’re providing a life-changing education where students come first.

We offer 50 undergraduate majors and 11 graduate degrees. Students study on campus, online and at our newest location – Pellissippi State Community College in Strawberry Plains, TN.

The University offers vast study-abroad and mission opportunities, internships, thriving Honors and Eagle Scholars programs and a nationally recognized honors society. Carson-Newman offers rigorous preparation for professional and health professions, including dentistry, law, medicine, business and physical therapy.