Freed-Hardeman University

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General Information

Admission Office

158 East Main Street

Henderson, TN 38340

(731) 989-6651

(800) 630-3480

Fax: (731) 989-6047

[email protected]

Contact: Belinda Anderson

Director of Admissions
Main Address

158 East Main Street

Henderson, TN 38340

(731) 989-6000

www.fhu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,534

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 405

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,534

Graduate enrollment: 514

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
First Professional

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $5,786 $6,121 $6,223 $8,020 +28.88%
Books and Supplies $900 $1,000 $1,064 $1,092 +2.63%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $7,698 $7,964 $8,344 $8,425 +0.97%
Other $3,240 $3,316 $3,484 $3,588 +2.99%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $8,580 $9,959 $10,504 $10,814 +2.95%
Other $3,240 $3,316 $3,484 $3,588 +2.99%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $17,624 $18,401 $19,115 $21,125 +10.52%
In-state Off Campus $18,506 $20,396 $21,275 $23,514 +10.52%
In-state with Family $6,686 $7,121 $7,287 $9,112 +25.04%
Average Graduate Student Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $4,762
In-state Student Fees $1,283
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $11,272
Out-of-state Fees $1,358

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 1,767 78%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,505 66% $12,399,660 $8,239
• Federal grants 1,289 57% $5,865,357 $4,550
• Pell grants 1,283 56% $5,204,244 $4,056
• Other federal grants 776 34% $661,113 $852
State/local government grant or scholarships 834 37% $4,204,944 $5,042
Institutional grants or scholarships 948 42% $2,329,359 $2,457
Student loan aid 773 34% $3,587,046 $4,640
• Federal student loans 773 34% $3,493,662 $4,520
• Other student loans 16 1% $93,384 $5,837

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS PhD AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 3210 888 50
Area, Gender, Cultural, Ethnic, and Group Studies 7 7
Hispanic-american, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-american/chicano Studies 5
Latin American Studies 2 7
Biology and Biomedical Sciences 215 17 6
Bioinformatics 8
Biology and Biological Sciences, General 160 9
Biophysics
Microbiology 55
Molecular Biochemistry
Pathology/experimental Pathology 6
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 638 132 2
Accounting 101 11
Business Administration and Management 139 117
Business/commerce 68
Business/managerial Economics 22 4
Finance 104
International Business/trade/commerce 2
Management Information Systems 48
Marketing/marketing Management 134
Operations Management and Supervision 22
Communication and Journalism Programs 145
Advertising 29
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
Journalism 21
Mass Communication/media Studies 53
organizational Communication 27
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 15
Computing and Information Sciences 43 17 3
Computer and Information Sciences 43 8
Computer Science 3
Information Science/studies 9
Education 435 307 2
Art Teacher Education 1
Bilingual and Multilingual Education 171
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services 55
Curriculum and Instruction 149
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education 8
Educational Leadership and Administration 55 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 131
English/language Arts Teacher Education 12
Health Teacher Education 4
Mathematics Teacher Education 18
Music Teacher Education 3
Reading Teacher Education 7 17
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education 20
Social Studies Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching 35 15
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 41
Engineering 269 117 16
Civil Engineering 50 13 1
Computer Engineering 5
Construction Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 99 30
Engineering 1
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering 2 5
Industrial Engineering 36 20
Manufacturing Engineering 13
Materials Engineering 9 5
Mechanical Engineering 70 20
Metallurgical Engineering 14
Systems Engineering 9
English Language, Composition and Literature/letters 91 21 4
Creative Writing 18 7
English Language and Literature 73 10
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing 4
Rhetoric and Composition 4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 37 6
Applied Linguistics
French Language and Literature 5
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Linguistics 9 3
Spanish Language and Literature 23 3
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 378 86
Audiology/audiologist and Speech-language Pathology/pathologist 13
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist 15
Clinical Nurse Specialist 11
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Family Practice Nurse/nursing 20
Nurse Midwife/nursing Midwifery
Nursing Administration 8
Occupational Therapy/therapist 8
Physical Therapy/therapist 20
Public Health Education and Promotion 39
Public Health 6
Public Health/community Nurse/nursing
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 324
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/counselor
History 87 9
History 87 8
History, Other 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 132 5
Criminal Justice/safety Studies 132
Homeland Security 5
Human Services 41 14
Public Administration 14
Social Work 41
Mathematics and Statistics 37 19
Applied Mathematics
Mathematics 37 12
Statistics 7
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies 223 75
Computational Science
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 223 72
Natural Sciences 3
Natural Resources and Conservation 7 1
Environmental Science 7 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 99 4
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 99 4
Physical Sciences 34 20 8
Chemistry 21 8 5
Geology and Earth Science 9 1 3
Geophysics and Seismology 3
Physics 4 8
Psychology 111 8 9
Clinical Psychology 6
Experimental Psychology 2
Psychology 111 9
Social Sciences 77 12
Anthropology 7
Political Science and Government 50 6
Sociology 20 6
Visual and Performing Arts 104 11
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/art Studies 29
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 1
Dance 5
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts 9 1
Drawing 3
Fine/studio Arts
Graphic Design 14
Keyboard Instruments
Metal and Jewelry Arts 3
Music Management 1
Music Performance 4 9
Music Theory and Composition 3
Music 17
Musical Theatre 2
Painting 6
Printmaking 3
Sculpture 2 1
Theatre/theatre Arts Management 1
Voice and Opera 1
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 56%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 75%


Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art – General B
Design/Visual Communications B
Interior Design B
Music – General B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Curriculum/Instruction B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Human Development/Family Studies B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health System Administration B
Nursing (RN) A

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physical Sciences – General B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Missionary Studies B
Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.


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