Richmont Graduate University

Overview of Richmont Graduate University

The main campus of Richmont Graduate University is in Chattanooga, TN (a medium-sized city). The school is a private, not-for-profit school. Richmont Graduate University offers degrees up to the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

The school tends to concentrate its instruction in a few key disciplines. Richmont Graduate University students most commonly major in a field related to therapy and counseling.

Richmont Graduate University Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies.


The school's faculty/student ratio compares favorably with most colleges.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 264 enrolled students. Older students (40+ years old, e.g.) are welcome and common at Richmont Graduate University. Females make the bulk of the student body at the school.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Richmont Graduate University

Richmont Graduate University
1815 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga , TN 37404
General Phone: (423) 226-4574

Richmont Graduate University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Therapy and Counseling69counseling psychology

Number of programs and degrees for Richmont Graduate University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Master's degree691

Richmont Graduate University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Richmont Graduate University had a total enrollment of 264 students (231 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 84%
Black 12%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 0%
22-24 17%
25-29 31%
30-34 10%
35-39 12%
40-49 15%
50-64 14%
65+ 0%

Richmont Graduate University Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Chattanooga, Tennessee for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Tennessee Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Richmont Graduate University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Richmont Graduate University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3355400)

Richmont Graduate University Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*2*
Assistant professorcalendar year10$53,8554$39,401
All faculty totalcalendar year12$57,0856$54,346

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Richmont Graduate University Degree Programs (2007)

Therapy And Counseling
Counseling Psychology

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Richmont Graduate University Highlights

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What Sets Richmont Graduate University Apart:

% of degrees in therapy and counseling
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
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Top 7%Richmont Graduate University Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 7%Richmont Graduate University Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
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Top 7%Richmont Graduate University % students 40 years or older
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 8%Richmont Graduate University Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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