Cope Administration Building 208Murfreesboro, TN 37132 615-898-2111
About Middle Tennessee State University
  • Year of Foundation N/A
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 20,389
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52%, 48%, 5%
  • App. Deadlines N/A
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 21,252
Middle Tennessee State University is a comprehensive university that embraces its role as the destination of choice for Tennessee undergraduates while expanding its reach nationally and internationally through signature programs and select master's and doctoral programs. The University generates, preserves, and disseminates knowledge and innovation and uses scholarship to enhance teaching and public service. The University is committed to preparing students to thrive in their chosen professions and a changing global society.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Beta Beta, Chi Alpha Epsilon, Delta Tau Alpha, Gamma Beta Phi, Key International Honor Society, Kappa Omicron Nu, Mortar Board, Phi Alpha Theta, et al.
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 8%
  • Number of students in fraternities 16
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Student Assn. , Chinese Student Assoc. , Collegiate 100 Black Men, Hispanic Student Assoc. , Korean Student Assoc. Vietnamese Student Assoc. , et al.
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Native American Pow wow, Up Till Dawn, NPHC Step Show, Blade and gold, Fight Song Competition
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frats 16
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of sororities 12
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Acclaim Ministries at MTSU, Alpha Theta Omega Christian Sorority, Alpha Omega, Wesley Foundation, Muslim Student Assoc. , Baptist Collegiate Ministries, Campus Crusade for Christ, Catholic Student Center, et al.
  • Number of frat chapter houses 8
  • Other on-campus organizations 2%
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • Setting Urban
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Nashville (30), Murfreesboro (5)
  • Distance to nearest train Nashville (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Murfreesboro (5)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 2%
  • Number of students using college housing 15%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (28%), women's dorms (23%), men's dorms (23%), fraternity housing (4%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (20%), special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 55%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 77%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 42%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 22
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 1%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities The Albert Gore, Sr. Center. The papers from the late Albert Gore, Sr. Senator D-Tennessee (father of vice president Al Gore).
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 700
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 700
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums Center of Excellence for Popular Music. Contains the largest collection of music collections and broadsides in the country. Over 3,300 19th century song broadsides (broadsides were newspapers of their day chronicling American politics, religion, music, go
  • Number Of Microforms 1,301,582
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 250
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number of e-books 143,104
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 748,888
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 5,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 2,000
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,144
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,400
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 60%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Firms that hire our graduates: State of Tennessee, St. Thomas and Baptist Hospitals; Bedford County School System; Vanderbilt University; Dell Computer, Deloitte & Touche, Ernst & Young, National Health Care Corporation, Walgreens.
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Tennessee State University)
  • Employed Students after 2 years 80%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities N/A