Lipscomb University, Nashville - 37204-3951, USA, Ranking, Admissions 2019-20 Reviews, Courses, MBA, Engineering, Master, Bachelor, Programs, Colleges, Universities, Students

     
Lipscomb University Lipscomb University, Nashville - 37204-3951
Affiliated To : Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Established In : 1891
Contact Information Contact Information
Add to Shortlist Add to Shortlist
Email This Link To Friend Email This Link To Friend
 
  0

Like  Dislike
  
           
Address:
3901 Granny White Pike
Phone :615-269-1000

webcomm@lipscomb.edu

Email:
Website:
http://www.lipscomb.edu/
About Lipscomb University
Lipscomb University is a liberal arts university in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. It is affiliated with the Churches of Christ.

Lipscomb University was founded in 1891 by David Lipscomb and James A. Harding. The campus grounds consist predominantly of the former estate of David Lipscomb, who donated it to the school. In the early 20th century, the institution was a Bible college. Its original name was the Nashville Bible School, which was changed to David Lipscomb College, then to David Lipscomb University. Lipscomb graduated its first senior class in 1948, leaving behind the name of "junior college" forever. In 1954, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools granted Lipscomb its first accreditation. In 1988, Lipscomb attained Level III (master's degree-granting) status and became known as David Lipscomb University. In 2005, the "David" was legally dropped, and the institution was renamed simply Lipscomb University.

At the school's inception, all full-time students were required to take daily Bible classes and to attend daily chapel services. (These "chapels" are now held in the sports facility Allen Arena.) The school was never intended to function primarily as a seminary, a term looked upon with disfavor by many members of the Churches of Christ, but rather as a Christian liberal arts institution. However, several prominent Church of Christ religious ministers received at least a portion of their higher education there (see "Notable alumni" below), and the institution remains thoroughly ensconced in the Churches of Christ: Potential faculty must prove their membership in a Church of Christ before being hired, and most of the student body comes from a Church of Christ family, background, or high school.

David Lipscomb was a pacifist who was highly skeptical about government, and although many people associated with Lipscomb University maintain this skepticism, most do not agree with Lipscomb's belief that Christians should not vote.

In addition to the university campus, there is also an on-campus high school and middle school; the associated elementary school moved to a renovated former public school a few blocks away in 1986. All three comprise the David Lipscomb Campus School.


 
Contact Details/ Address of Lipscomb University
3901 Granny White Pike
Phone :615-269-1000

webcomm@lipscomb.edu

WebSite  :  http://www.lipscomb.edu/
 
 

Post Your Reviews / Comments / Queries

  •  

  • Can't see? Refresh!
  • (Max 600 Characters allowed)

Questions  Related  to  Study Abroad

Ask Now

Q : Which are the top study abroad, overseas foreign education consultants in Mumbai, India?

Ans : Hi Deepak, Every consultancy is good and will claim that they are best. They will have good track record of number of students they have assisted. But what you have to look for is a personalized attention and counseling. A consultancy that would understand your interest and guide you accordingly, rather than imposing on you, what they have to offer. You can contact us and we are ready to offer our services. primeraja@gmail.com

Q : How much it will cost to study in ITALY and what are the basic requirement for masters in mechanical engg.

Ans : Depends on College and university you are applying for and also on your overall percentage . Ielts is not mandatory but gud level of english is required for admission as well as visa success. Reach me neelam10@ymail.com for any query regarding ITALY study visa.

Q : i want to do dds in us.i want to know about the loan facilities

Ans : i work in interedwise.this company sends students abroad.if u want to go then email me at handsome_meet17@yahoo.com.u would find it very easy and really helpful

Q : i have done my bcom, I want to go abroad for further studies. But i dont know which university and how to apply . can u help?

Ans : Let me know something about college or country or course and if nothing is decided then u can cum for counselling. apex.study@yahoo.in

Q : What is the criteria for study in UK for international students?

Ans : if student have done only 10+2 then you need minimum 4 Ielts score for admission and then you need to pay college fees for CAS and then assess your financial and lodge your visa application file. and if student have done any 2 years full time diploma after 10+2 then Ielts is not mandatory and even for PG courses few colleges grant admission without Ielts also. Embassy also says that for Level 6 and pg courses Ielts is not mandatory. for any further query about this apex.study@yahoo.in

more...

University Location on Map






Ask Us Now

    Have any Questions about your Education / Admissions / StudyAbroad ?

    Get answers from our Counsellors and Partner Members.

    Ask Now

    Share your experience, become our partners to solve member queries and earn rewards

    Answer Now




Most Searched Tags

BEd, MCom, XAT Exam, Study USA, PhD Admission 2011,