Truett McConnell College

Overview of Truett McConnell College

The main campus of Truett-McConnell College is in Cleveland, GA (a rural area). The school is a Southern Baptist institution. Truett-McConnell College is a private, not-for-profit school. The school offers degrees up to the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Truett-McConnell College students most commonly major in a field related to liberal arts, music.

Truett-McConnell College Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies. In 2007-2008, 48% of people who applied to Truett-McConnell College were accepted. In 2007-2008, SAT verbal scores of half of students were 390 to 500. Three-fourths of students accepted in 2007-2008 had SAT math scores of 390 or more.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Truett-McConnell College had 468 enrolled students.

Student Life

Many students at the school live in campus housing. Truett-McConnell College makes available a lot of student housing. Meal plans are available. Truett-McConnell College takes athletics seriously enough to offer athletic financial aid to a significant portion of its students.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Truett-McConnell College, a Georgia Baptist College, is to equip students to make a positive impact for Christ through disciplined scholarship and Christian discipleship."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Truett-McConnell College

Truett-McConnell College
100 Alumni Dr
Cleveland , GA 30528
General Phone: (706) 865-2134

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Truett-McConnell College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts28liberal arts and sciences, general studies, humanities, interdisciplinary studies, history
Education and Teaching23education, elementary school teaching
Religion and Philosophy14Christian studies, religious music
Business and Management10business

Number of programs and degrees for Truett-McConnell College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree526
Bachelor's degree257

Truett-McConnell College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Truett-McConnell College had a total enrollment of 468 students (425 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Full-Time 98%
Part-Time 2%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 78%
Black 12%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 11%
18-19 49%
20-21 28%
22-24 7%
25-29 2%
30-34 0%
35-39 1%
40-49 1%

Truett-McConnell College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 48 %

Truett-McConnell College Room and Board (2007)

Truett-McConnell College offers campus housing for 458 of its 425 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Truett-McConnell College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal390500
SAT Math390500
SAT Writing380480
ACT Verbal1421
ACT Math1519
ACT Composite1520

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT78%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT66%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Truett-McConnell College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 14,000
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 14,000
Room and board $ 5,240
Room charge $ 2,300
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,940
Books and supplies $ 1,000
Other expenses $ 3,500

Financial Aid:
Truett-McConnell College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 159700)

Truett-McConnell College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track157

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year2*2*
Associate professoracademic year6$39,6212*
Assistant professoracademic year2*1*
Instructoracademic year5$37,3992*
All faculty totalacademic year15$39,6787$39,612

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

Truett-McConnell College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports203050

Truett-McConnell College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General

Education And Teaching
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching

Liberal Arts
General Studies
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Music, General

Religion And Philosophy
Christian Studies
Religious/Sacred Music

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Truett-McConnell College Highlights

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What Sets Truett-McConnell College Apart:

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checked Southern Baptist affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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