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Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN, USA
3.63 Average Rating

Middle Tennessee State University is a 4-year public institution in central Tennessee founded in 1911. MTSU is home to eight colleges granting undergraduate degrees in over 140 academic programs as well as the first Honors College in the state. To provide a break from the rigors of academia, MTSU hosts a three-story student union and rec center featuring an indoor pool and climbing wall. All new students are asked to take the True Blue Pledge at MTSU’s annual Convocation Ceremony, committing to non-violent conflict resolution.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
90%
Out-Of-State Students
8%
0
100
47%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1031
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision December 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
21,630
Total Number of Undergrads
19,251
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
21%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
44%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$12,294
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$9,306
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,606
0
100
61%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,683
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
46%
54%
Student Organizations
325
Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Nashville
Atlanta
Chattanooga
Knoxville
Memphis
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$38,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.63 Average Rating
mtsu is a great university. it is quickly becoming the best school in tennessee's state system of colleges and universities. the professors are great as is the support staff, who will free you up to learn.
Luther from Nashville, TN
Great student community. Awesome student resources. Incredible college advisers!
Chouly from Antioch, TN

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