Top Christian Colleges Guide

Christian colleges ranked by Forbes, U.S. News and Princeton Review

Tennessee

Union University
Forbes 10-11 rank: No. 287
U.S. News Rank: Regional Universities (South) Tier 1
Jackson, Tennessee
Est. 1823
360-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Southern Baptist
Athletic Association: NAIA
uu.edu
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Carson-Newman College
Forbes 10-11 rank: No. 390
U.S. News Rank: National Liberal Arts Tier 1
Jefferson City, Tennessee
Est. 1851
90-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Baptist
Athletic Association: NCAA-II
cn.edu
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Bryan College
U.S. News Rank: Regional Colleges (South) Tier 1
Dayton, Tennessee
Est. 1930
100-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Christian Nondenominational
Athletic Association: NAIA
bryan.edu
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King College
U.S. News Rank: Regional Colleges (South) Tier 1
Bristol, Tennessee
Est. 1867
135-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Presbyterian
Athletic Association: NCAA-II
king.edu
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Lee University
U.S. News Rank: Regional Universities (South) Tier 1
Cleveland, Tennessee
Est. 1918
120-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Pentecostal
Athletic Association: NAIA
leeuniversity.edu
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Lipscomb University
U.S. News Rank: Regional Universities (South) Tier 1
Nashville, Tennessee
Est. 1891
65-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Church of Christ
Athletic Association: NCAA
lipscomb.edu
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Milligan College
U.S. News Rank: Regional Colleges (South) Tier 1
Johnson City, Tennessee
Est. 1866
181-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Christian Churches/Churches of Christ
Athletic Association: NAIA
milligan.edu
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Trevecca Nazarene University
U.S. News Rank: National Universities Tier 2
Nashville, Tennessee
Est. 1901
65-acre campus
Denominational Affiliation: Nazarene
Athletic Association: NAIA
trevecca.edu
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