SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$25,061
Average Salary in 10 Years
$35,100

Note: 10 years after enrolling at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville is located in Nashville, Tennessee. It is a small private for-profit school part of the SAE Institute Group Inc. system and offers undergrad programs. It has 192 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services and Visual and Performing Arts. 68% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $28,200.

Map


About


🗺 7 Music Circle N
Nashville, Tennessee 37203
State Tennessee
🌐www.nashville.sae.edu

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
68%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
67%
Women Graduation Rate
70%

Cost


Can you afford to attend SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$29,531
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$25,061
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$25,061
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$25,061
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$16,000

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$170
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
65%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
88%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville you can visit usa.sae.edu/admissions/financial-aid/.

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $25,061
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $25,061
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville?

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville students, on average, make $35,100 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 6% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.6%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville.
Median Earnings of Students from SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
1.4x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville. Salary is for the number of years after you start at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
1.3x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville. Salary is for the number of years after you start at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
15
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville?
No
Highest degree: Associate's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
192
Total Students
192
undergrads and grad students
Students over 25
42%
Student Median Household Income
$58,039
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
22%
of undergraduates
Men
78%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
More Men

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville has more male students than female students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 355 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 28 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville study?
SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville are:

  1. Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
  2. Visual and Performing Arts
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
70%
Students Who Transfer Out of SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville
2%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville has a retention rate of 70% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
3
2% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Very Low

SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville has around 3 students who transfer into the school each year. This is very low at approximately 2% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see SAE Institute of Technology - Nashville as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Nashville, Tennessee


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
1,138
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
73
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Tennessee


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Tennessee tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 35% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 61% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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