Applying is Easy
You can apply online or via mail*. Once you've sent in your application, you'll need to submit your official documents and any program-specific requirements as well.
1. Create Your Account
Create a Username and Password so that you can save and submit your application.
2. Fill out Your Application
using your created account and fill out all required fields.
3. Send In Your Official Documents
Have an official copy of your high-school transcript and your ACT or SAT score sent via mail to:
PO Box 370
Collegedale, TN 37315
You may have additional requirements:
For priority processing and scholarship consideration, applications of incoming freshmen should be submitted by March 1 for the fall semester. There is no priority deadline for the winter or summer semesters.
For priority processing and scholarship consideration, applications of transfer students should be submitted by June 1 for the fall semester. There is no priority deadline for the winter or summer semesters.
The application deadline for international students is June 1 for the fall semester and October 1 for the winter semester. An international student must also complete the acceptance process no later than July 1 for the fall semester or November 1 for the winter semester otherwise an I-20 will not be processed for that semester.
Commitment DepositAfter acceptance, the $250 commitment deposit should be paid before June 1 to guarantee placement for the fall semester (November 1 for the winter semester). If it is paid after June 1, placement will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. The Commitment Deposit becomes non-refundable after June 1. The full policy can be found in our catalog.
*If you need to apply by mail instead, you can print and send in these PDFs: