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East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, TN, USA
3.59 Average Rating

Originally founded as a normal school, East Tennessee State University is a 4-year public university and part of the State University and Community College System of Tennessee. ETSU is home to 11 colleges and schools granting undergraduate degrees and is the only school in the United States to offer a master’s degree in storytelling. With a nod to the musical traditions of the region, ETSU also features the oldest Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies program in the country. For a recreational break from academia, ETSU provides hiking access to the Appalachian Trail.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
82%
Out-Of-State Students
16%
0
100
87%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
14,317
Total Number of Undergrads
11,268
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
21%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
41%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$11,062
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$9,491
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,673
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%
Average Aid Per Year
$10,213
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
223
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Johnson City
Knoxville
Nashville
Atlanta
Chattanooga
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$35,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.59 Average Rating
The school is a wonderful place to attend. You have a lot to do on campus.
Coty from Unicoi, TN
etsu is a wonderful school. the campus is very warm and inviting, and filled with many respectful students. etsu's campus is full of people that are there for help and support.
Nastasha from Jonesborough, TN

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