College Deliberately: Johnson University

Johnson University is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year University that emphasizes religion, career and culture located in the rural area of Knoxville, TN. It is known for Bible/Biblical Studies, Divinity/Ministry and Divinity/Ministry.

Johnson University

place 7900 Johnson Dr, Knoxville, TN 37998
phone Phone: (865) 573-4517
web Web: http://johnsonu.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Johnson University Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation Accredited 1970-01-01 2016-12-31
Johnson University Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges Accredited 1979-01-01 2026-12-04
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Student Centeredness

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Students with disabilities:
9% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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Tuition for Johnson University is in the 35 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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