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Belmont University
Nashville, TN
Academic Calendar System Semester
Summer Session Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin  
UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION
Undergraduate Majors

Accounting

Acting

Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Applied Mathematics, General

Applied Mathematics, Other

Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Art Teacher Education

Art/Art Studies, General

Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General

Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, Other

Asian Studies/Civilization

Bible/Biblical Studies

Biochemistry

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Broadcast Journalism

Business Administration and Management, General

Business/Commerce, General

Business/Managerial Economics

Chemistry, General

Chemistry, Other

Cinematography and Film/Video Production

Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General

Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist

Communication and Media Studies, Other

Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Computer Science

Computer and Information Sciences, General

Design and Visual Communications, General

Directing and Theatrical Production

Divinity/Ministry

Drama and Dance Teacher Education

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Education, General

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering Physics/Applied Physics

Engineering Science

English Language and Literature, General

Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies

Environmental Science

European Studies/Civilization

Finance, General

Fine/Studio Arts, General

French Language and Literature

German Language and Literature

Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General

Health/Medical Physics

History, General

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Information Science/Studies

International Business/Trade/Commerce

International Economics

International Relations and Affairs

Journalism

Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Management Information Systems, General

Management Science

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Mass Communication/Media Studies

Mathematics, General

Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Music Management

Music Teacher Education

Music Theory and Composition

Music, General

Music, Other

Neuroscience

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Philosophy

Physical Education Teaching and Coaching

Physics, General

Political Science and Government, General

Political Science and Government, Other

Psychology, General

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

Public Relations/Image Management

Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Religion/Religious Studies

Religion/Religious Studies, Other

Secondary Education and Teaching

Social Work

Sociology

Spanish Language and Literature

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Systems Engineering

Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Theology and Religious Vocations, Other

Voice and Opera

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UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION - continued
Most Popular Disciplines Visual and performing arts, Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs Engineering
Special Programs Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Student-designed major, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships, Washington semester
Study Abroad Offered
Online Degrees No online degree programs
CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Computer Required
Foreign Language Not required
Math/Science Required for all students
ADVANCED PLACEMENT
International Baccalaureate Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing Not available
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FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION
Full-Time Faculty 342
Part-Time Faculty 438
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree 1%
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 47% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size 2-9 students: 73% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 23% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
ACADEMIC RESOURCES
Libraries
Library Available on Campus Yes
Holdings 1,151,212
Computing
Computer Ownership Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus 500
Internet/E-mail Access Not reported
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
Remedial Instruction  
Tutoring Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students Wheelchair access
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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION
Master's Degrees Offered
Accelerated Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, Master of Accountancy, Master of Business Administration, Professional Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Nursing
Master's Programs of Study

Accounting

Allied Health--General

Business Administration and Management--General

Health Services Management and Hospital Administration

Nursing--General

Occupational Therapy

Physical Therapy

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION - continued
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Pharmacy, Doctor of Occupational Therapy
Doctoral Programs of Study

Allied Health--General

Law

Nursing--General

Occupational Therapy

Pharmacy

Physical Therapy