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1800 Baptist World Ctr Dr
Nashville, Tennessee 37207-9980
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Tuition & Fees: $9610  /  $9610
School Size: 157
Institutional Control: Private nonprofit
Coed Status: 70.06369426751593% Men, 29.936305732484076% Women
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American Baptist College

American Baptist College (also known as American Baptist Theological Seminary or ABTS) is a small, predominantly African American liberal arts college located in Nashville, Tennessee. Founded in 1924, its predecessor was Roger Williams University, a black college begun in the late-19th century and closed in the early 20th century (its campus is now occupied by Peabody College of Vanderbilt University). Primarily a school designed to train African American Baptist ministers, its student body was highly influential in the civil rights movement.

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