Freed-Hardeman University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Henderson, TN, Freed-Hardeman University is one of the best universities in the state of Tennessee. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Freed-Hardeman University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Freed-Hardeman University.

158 E. Main Street Henderson, TN 38340-2399
Phone: (800) 630-3480
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Freed-Hardeman University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 38
Score: 50
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 28
Average freshman retention rate: 75.5%
6-year graduation rate: 54.3%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 60
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 50.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 3.2%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 14:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 87.6%
Student selectivity ranking: 31
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-26
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 26%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 54%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 99.0%
Financial resources rank: 37
Alumni giving rank: 24
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 15.7%

Freed-Hardeman University History

Essential Facts: Freed-Hardeman University

  • It was known at various times as the Henderson Masonic Male and Female Institute, West Tennessee Christian College and Georgie Robertson Christian College.
  • Freed-Hardeman University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,548, with a gender distribution of 43 percent male students and 57 percent female students.
  • Freed-Hardeman University is a private institution that was founded in 1869. Freed-Hardeman University’s ranking in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities South, 31.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 74%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 66%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 90%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, dress/hair code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, soccer
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, soccer, softball, volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, jazz band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook