Southern Adventist University

#6344 / #1737
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Private Seventh-day Adventist college in Collegedale, Tennessee

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About Southern Adventist University

According to Wikipedia, Southern Adventist University is a private Seventh-day Adventist university in Collegedale, Tennessee. It is owned and operated by the Southern Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. It was founded in 1892 in Graysville, Tennessee, as Graysville Academy and was the first Adventist school in the southern U.S. Due to the need for additional space for expansion the school relocated in 1916 and was renamed Southern Junior College. In 1944, Southern began awarding baccalaureate degrees and was renamed Southern Missionary College. In 1996 the institution started conferring master's degrees and adopted its current name.

Southern Adventist University's Online Degrees

MS in Nursing
Degree Concentrations
  • Nurse Educator
  • MBA
  • Required Credits: 45
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: Online

Southern Adventist University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

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How Much Does Southern Adventist University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$19,346
30K - 48K$19,618
48K - 75K$21,725
75K - 110K$25,742

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Southern Adventist University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Southern Adventist University, then you can expect to earn an average of $46,300 per year. You also have a 85% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Southern Adventist University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

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Where is Southern Adventist University?

Southern Adventist University is located at 4881 Taylor Cir, Collegedale TN 37315-0370

How Safe is Southern Adventist University?

Collegedale has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Southern Adventist University Known For?

Southern Adventist University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Southern Adventist University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Southern Adventist University's Most Influential Alumni?

Southern Adventist University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Social Work, and Medical. Here are some of Southern Adventist University's most famous alumni:

Ronald Numbers
Ronald Numbers
An American historian of science.
Clifford Goldstein
An American writer.
Mathew Staver
Mathew Staver
An American legal scholar.
Dwight Nelson
An American minister.
Shandelle Henson
An American mathematician.
George A. Williams
An American politician, Nebraska .
Terrell W. Zollinger
A Professor emeritus of epidemiology.
Thomson M Paris
A Researcher.
Evgeny Chirshev
A Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-3301-2724.

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