Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Nashville, Tennessee


Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Watkins College of Art Design & Film for an academic year can be broken down into $22,800 for tuition, $1,950 for fees, $2,000 for books and supplies, $11,000 for room and board and $5,000 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$24,750
Tuition$22,800
Fees$1,950
Books and supplies$2,000
Room and board$11,000
Other expenses$5,000

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionYes
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planYes
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

100% of undergradate students at Watkins College of Art Design & Film received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Watkins College of Art Design & Film consists of 100% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $8,804 on average, 56% receiving pell grants of $2,743 on average, 100% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $5,708 on average, and 41% receiving federal student loans of $3,023 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid

$8,804

Awarded any Financial Aid

100%
Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid27100%$8,804
Pell grants1556%$2,743
Institutional grants or scholarships27100%$5,708
Federal student loans1141%$3,023

Net Price

Average Net Price

$30,279

Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $30,117 compared to net price of $31,868 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $37,376 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $34,751 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $35,876 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$30,117
$30,001 – $48,000$31,868
$48,001 – $75,000$37,376
$75,001 – $110,000$34,751
$110,001 and more$35,876

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Watkins College of Art Design & Film is $176,416. The cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 2% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Watkins College of Art Design & Film. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

4-year Sticker Price

$176,416
Year Sticker Price
1$42,750
2$43,637
3$44,547
4$45,482