Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN

Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, TN

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Tuition & Fees

$11,176

$30,476

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
25%
500-599
46%
400-499
16%
300-399
1%
700-800
12%
600-699
21%
500-599
43%
400-499
21%
300-399
1%
30-36
10%
24-29
36%
18-23
44%
12-17
8%
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undergraduateRatios

47%

male

53%

female

1

teacher

17

students

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Not Selective

93%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,409
Declined 564
Total Received 8,973
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Public

19,461

undergraduate students

2,260

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Middle Tennessee State University, founded in 1911, is a comprehensive, public university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Basic and Applied Sciences, Business, Education, Liberal Arts, and Mass Communication. Its 800-acre campus is located in Murfreesboro, 30 miles southeast of Nashville.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 21,721
Established in 1911
Coeducational Coeducational

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800-acre campus in Murfreesboro (population: 136,372), 30 miles from Nashville. Served by bus; major airport serves Nashville. Public transportation serves campus. School operates transportation to local shopping areas.

  • Metropolitan area: Nashville
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Nashville International

Middle Tennessee State University
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro
37132

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
17%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
no
No freshman housing consideration
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Student Government Association
  • Black Student Union
  • Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity
  • Gamma Beta Phi Honors Society
  • The Point Ministries

Top Events

  • Crash the Commons
  • Homecoming
  • Spring Concert
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • Tornado Siren, Emergency Alert Text Messages

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
25%
500-599
46%
400-499
16%
300-399
1%
700-800
12%
600-699
21%
500-599
43%
400-499
21%
300-399
1%
30-36
10%
24-29
36%
18-23
44%
12-17
8%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $25
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.54

Not Selective

93%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,409
Declined 564
Total Received 8,973

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

racial/ethnic status
talent/ability

Considered

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
recommendation(s)
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

class rank

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 65
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $9,306
Room & board $8,976
Additional fees $1,870
Books & supplies $1,260
Other fees $1,504
Total $22,916
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-country running
Equestrian sports
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Swimming and diving

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Swimming and diving

Club Sports Men

Bowling, Fencing, Field hockey, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Riflery, Rock climbing, Rugby, Ultimate frisbee, Wrestling

Club Sports Women

Bowling, Fencing, Field hockey, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Riflery, Rock climbing, Rugby, Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
African-American/Black Studies
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Animal Sciences, General
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Anthropology
Apparel and Textiles, General
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biochemistry
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Teacher Education
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Computer Science
Construction Management
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Dance, General
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Economics, General
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Engineering Technology, General
Engineering/Industrial Management
English Language and Literature, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Family Resource Management Studies, General
Finance, General
Food Science and Technology, Other
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Forensic Science and Technology
General Studies
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Insurance
Interior Design
International Relations and Affairs
International/Global Studies
Journalism
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics, General
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music Management
Music Technology
Music, General
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Philosophy
Physics, General
Plant Sciences, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Health Education and Promotion
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Social Work
Sociology
Special Education and Teaching, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

21,721

total students

93%

in-state

7%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

90%

19,461
students

Female
53%
10,397

Male
47%
9,064

10%

2,260
students

Female
62%
1,404

Male
38%
856

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

80%

15,721
students

Female
54%
8,358

Male
46%
7,363

20%

3,740
students

Female
55%
2,039

Male
45%
1,701

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 76%
Student 4 year graduation rate 25%
Student 5 year graduation rate 17%
Student 6 year graduation rate 4%

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
19%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
63%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

2,048

Transfer students enrolled

9%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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