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Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN
University Website: www.mtsu.edu
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Middle Tennessee State University, commonly abbreviated as MTSU or MT, is a comprehensive coeducational public university in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Founded in 1911 as a normal school, the university is composed of seven undergraduate colleges as well as a college of graduate studies offering more than 80 majors/degree programs through over 35 departments. MTSU is most prominently known for its Recording Industry, Aerospace, Music, and Concrete Industry Management programs. The university has partnered in research endeavors with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the United States Army, and the United States Marine Corps. In 2009, Middle Tennessee State University was ranked among the nation's top 100 public universities by Forbes magazine.

MTSU student athletes compete intercollegiately as the Blue Raiders, as a part of Division 1 Football Bowl Subdivision athletics in the Sun Belt Conference. On November 29th, 2012, MTSU Athletics announced they had accepted an invitation to Conference USA to begin conference play "no later than July 1st, 2014."

MTSU is part of the Tennessee Board of Regents and the State University and Community College System of Tennessee, and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Its president is Sidney A. McPhee.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $18,960.00 avg tuition

1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
(615) 898-2300

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Middle Tennessee State University

Statistics:
Applied 10,814
Admitted 7,600 70%
Enrolled total 3,439
Full Time: 3,368
Part Time 71
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 400 510
SAT Math 360 570
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 25
ACT Math 16 24
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 70%
4-year graduation rate 16%
6-year graduation rate 46%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Middle Tennessee State University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,256.00 $5,256.00 $18,960.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,498.00 $1,498.00 $1,498.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $219.00 $219.00 $790.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $6,372.00 $6,372.00 $17,658.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,134.00 $1,134.00 $1,134.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $354.00 $354.00 $981.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $14,826.00 $14,826.00 $2,632.00
Other Expenses $2,836.00 $2,836.00 $2,632.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $2,650.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 95%
Percent receiving grant aid 90%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,801.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 51%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,156.00

Middle Tennessee State University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations X
Animal Sciences, General X
Plant Sciences, General X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Accounting and Related Services, Other X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Construction Management X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Finance, General X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Office Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Recording Arts Technology/Technician X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Business Teacher Education X X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Foreign Language Teacher Education X
Health Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Reading Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Engineering Technology, General X
Engineering/Industrial Management X
Industrial Technology/Technician X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Apparel and Textiles, General X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General X
Family Resource Management Studies, General X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X X
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Industrial and Organizational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General X
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Interior Design X
Music Management X
Music, General X X

Scholarships for Students in Tennessee

Name Amount Deadline
Dyersburg State Community College Jazz Choir Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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