• Getting my degree in Music Theory from Carson-Newman gave me an excellent foundation for working as a Worship Pastor and Music Producer. Whether I’m building song arrangements, working in Ableton Live, or writing and recording music for my teams, I use the skills I acquired from my Music Theory courses every single day.
    John Kimbrough / Minister of Modern Worship and Young Adults / First Baptist Church of Wilmington, NC

Carson-Newman online education program ranked No. 2 in Tennessee

Campus News | January 25, 2022

Carson-Newman University’s online graduate education program is the No. 2 in the state according to U.S. News & World Report. The ranking places the program in the top slot among Tennessee’s private institutions. 

Additionally, Carson-Newman’s nursing program garnered the No.3 spot in the state in the category “Best Online Master’s in Nursing Programs.”

“We are always pleased when others note the quality and value of a Carson-Newman education,” said Carson-Newman President Charles A. Fowler. “We are committed to ensuring our mission permeates every aspect of what we do — whether that is in-person or online. Our faculty are driven to provide the same excellence in our online programs as we provide in our courses on campus. To us, the educational experience of our students is paramount.”

The publication’s ranking methodology includes the areas of engagement, expert opinion, faculty credentials, student excellence, and student services and technologies.