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Middle Tennessee State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$16,674 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,928 tuition
$7,804 on campus room & board
$1,324 books and supplies
$1,618 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$32,130 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$21,384 tuition
$7,804 on campus room & board
$1,324 books and supplies
$1,618 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,587 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
52% get federal aid ($4,640 avg)
84% get state aid ($5,007 avg)
31% get institn'l aid ($3,587 avg)
57% get loans ($5,544 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 6.22% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.91% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $8,209 94%
Federal Grant Aid $4,640 52%
Pell Grants $4,513 51%
Other Federal Grants $823 10%
Institution Grant Aid $3,587 31%
State Grant Aid $5,007 84%
Student Loans $5,544 57%
Federal Loans $5,351 57%
Other Loans $9,891 1%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: December 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Middle Tennessee State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2300
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $247
Out of State $891


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Kayla from Murfreesboro, TN
  • Dec-28-2014 I am a current student here

    Most R.I.M. majors can get instate tuition from MTSU even if they are from all the way across the United States. They offer a lot of scholarships and being in state the lottery scholarship plus one other, covers all of my costs for class. Can't complain about free education.

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  • 4
  • Jose from Murfreesburo, TN
  • Dec-24-2014 I am a current student here

    The tuition itself is definitely worth the cost. The classes are great and the school is amazing. Its only the add on fees and charges that make paying for school kinda annoying.

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