Nashville Colleges and Universities

If you want a college town that's bound to impress, Nashville may be right up your alley. Nashville, Tennessee is renowned for its music, culture, and hospitality, so your student experience need not stop at the college gates. As well as music venues, shopping, and other well-known attractions, Nashville has a fabulous art museum and an extensive public library.

Whatever your educational needs and aspirations, Nashville colleges and universities have something for you. Tennessee State University, with its excellent academic record and broad range of bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs, has a campus in the heart of Nashville. There are also several smaller Nashville colleges and universities, including Vanderbilt University, a nationally recognized research institution offering many undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. Belmont University and Trevecca Nazarene University are dedicated to offering a Christian education, while Fisk University has long played a leading role in the education of African-Americans, reflecting the cultural diversity of Nashville colleges and universities.

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Cultural Diversity in Nashville



Medium Schools

Belmont University
Nashville State Community College
Tennessee State University
Vanderbilt University

Small Schools

American Baptist College
Aquinas College
Lipscomb University
Daymar College-Nashville
Fisk University
Welch College
John A Gupton College
Meharry Medical College
Trevecca Nazarene University
Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville
Watkins College of Art Design & Film
Volunteer Beauty Academy-Nashville
Tennessee Board of Regents
Music City Barber College
SAE Institute of Technology-Nashville
Lincoln College of Technology-Nashville
Brightwood College-Nashville
National College-Nashville
Remington College-Nashville Campus
The Art Institute of Tennessee-Nashville
Argosy University-Nashville
Fortis Institute-Nashville
Meridian Institute of Surgical Assisting
The Salon Professional Academy-Nashville
DeVry University-Tennessee
Mind Body Institute
University of Phoenix-Tennessee
ITT Technical Institute-Nashville
Relay Graduate School of Education - Nashville