2015–16 Tuition & Fees

Baptist College provides one of the best values of any private four-year college in the area. Baptist College of Health Sciences has one tuition rate regardless of residency. Students who are not residents of Tennessee pay the same tuition rate as residents. Costs are determined by the total credit hours enrolled:

  • Basic tuition is $403 per credit hour for all majors. 
  • A $35 per credit hour technology fee is assessed to every class.
  • Online courses are assessed an additional $25 per credit hour.
  • A $10 per credit hour student activity fee is assessed for each course. 
Click here for a complete list of Fees and Expenses for 2015-16.

Housing fees:

  • $1,100 double occupancy
  • $1,800 single occupancy (if available)
  • $100 application fee (nonrefundable)
  • $250 housing deposit (refundable) 
  • Housing fee covers unlimited access to laundry equipment

All rents are due and payable at the time of registration for the trimester, except as indicated. Details regarding housing assignments and policies are found in the Residence Handbook.

Payment of Tuition & Fees

All tuition, housing, and other fees must be paid in full before or during the designated registration days for each trimester before a student will be officially admitted to classes. Payments may be made in cash or by check, money order, VISA, Master Card, Discover, or American Express. Registration is not complete for financial aid recipients until aid has been awarded and applied to all fees and all debt has been paid in full. Students with delinquent accounts will be charged a late fee of $100 and may be denied registration.

Account balances may be obtained by:

Payment Policies

Baptist College reserves the right to make changes in costs at the beginning of any trimester by publication of the new rates for tuition, fees, and room rent three months in advance of the effective date. Changes in other fees, charges, or policies may be made by an announcement one month in advance of the effective date of the change.


For questions or additional information about tuition, fees, payments, and/or refunds, please call the business office at 901-572-2442 or toll free at 1-866-575-BCHS.