Founded in 1890 as the Belmont College, Belmont University is located two miles outside of Nashville, Tennessee on a beautiful seventy-five acre campus. The university is a liberal arts Christian college and is the largest Christian university in the state. Students may choose from nearly eighty areas of study and may pursue bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, doctorates or continuing education programs.
The school offers many different educational programs including traditional classroom study, adult education, an Honors program and study abroad. There are also numerous student organizations and intercollegiate sports teams for student participation. Students also have full access to a fitness center complete with a climbing wall.
Nearby Nashville is known as the Music Capital and offers a plethora of social and cultural opportunities so that if students wish, they may choose from wonderful restaurants, unique shopping, museums, nightclubs and an endless number of other entertainment venues.