Covenant College Rankings

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In the World#4596 of 14178
In North America#1270 of 2629
In the United States#1194 of 2528
In Georgia#29 of 65
In Lookout Mountain#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
The Presbyterian Church in America
Acceptance rate
98%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$24,619 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
946
Graduates
43
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Covenant College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate98%98%99%
Applicants561257304
Admissions551251300
Freshmen enrolled full time219106113

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
130 or 59%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1100
or below

75% of them
had 1330
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Covenant College are 1100-1330 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
135 or 62%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Covenant College are 23-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White789 (80%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown58 (6%)
Two or more races50 (5%)
Nonresident Alien36 (4%)
Black or African American24 (2%)
Asian12 (1%)
Hispanic12 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,619/year
Average aid awarded
$22,677
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,334
$30-48K$23,654
$48-75K$21,402
$75-110K$23,032
$110K+$26,868

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$34,660$16,104
Tuition in-state$34,660$16,104
Tuition out-of-state$34,660$16,104
Fee in-district$980$234
Fee in-state$980$234
Fee out-of-state$980$234

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity931
Combined charge for room and board$10,660

Covenant College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Psychology, General21
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General19
Biology & Biological Sciences, General17
Bible & Biblical Studies17
Computer and Information Sciences, General16
Business & Commerce, General14
Art & Art Studies, General14
Elementary Education and Teaching14
English Language and Literature, General12
International & Global Studies10
Economics, General10
Sociology8
Writing, General8
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management7
Development Economics and International Development7
Art Teacher Education5
Physical Sciences4
Curriculum and Instruction4
Educational Leadership and Administration, General4
History, General3
Music, General3
Chemistry, General3
Biological and Physical Sciences2
Philosophy2
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
History Teacher Education2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other1
Spanish Language and Literature1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Mathematics, General1
Grand Total21519
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%60%68%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%

Publications & Citations

Publications
128
Citations
1,068

Publication count by topic

Philosophy
19
Chemistry
18
Sociology
14
Psychology
14
History
13
Computer science
13
Political science
10
Art
7
Materials science
3
Biology
2
Medicine
2
Business
1
Geography
1
Engineering
1
Economics
1
Mathematics
1
Physics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy24085
Business2471352
Sociology2509154
Art25124
History33771
Political science369916
Psychology3955200
Chemistry4510205
Materials science487039
Physics50874
Economics53061
Geography54232
Computer science569618
Medicine572122
Engineering58252
Biology61285

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199033
199102
199200
199302
199404
199502
199622
199730
199816
199921
200013
2001217
2002020
2003017
2004212
2005111
2006423
2007238
2008839
2009556
2010671
2011466
2012793
2013780
2014894
2015675
20161171
2017762
2018646
20191157
2020558

General info

Founded1955
WikipediaCovenant College
MottoIn All Things Christ Preeminent
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff219
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address14049 Scenic Highway
Lookout Mountain, Georgia, 30750-4164
United States
City population2,000
Phone7068201560
Fax+1 (706) 820 2165

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