Middle Tennessee State University

Acceptance Rate 94 %
SAT Average 1,095
Tuition & Fees $27,742
Student Population 22,080
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,637

Academic Overview

Middle Tennessee State University Campus, Murfreesboro, TN
Middle Tennessee State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $9,070 for Tennessee residents and $27,742 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 22,080 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 94% and the graduation rate is 51% last year.
The salary after graduation from Middle Tennessee State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Middle Tennessee State University are $9,070 for Tennessee residents and $27,742 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $10,350 for in-state students and $26,172 for out-of-state students.
Middle Tennessee State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Middle Tennessee State. The acceptance rate of Middle Tennessee State is 94% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 39%. The average graduation rate is 51% and the transfer-out rate is 24%. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,637 and 86% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 22,080 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Middle Tennessee State University is 94 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Middle Tennessee State University is 51 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Middle Tennessee State University is 24 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Middle Tennessee State University is 76 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Middle Tennessee State University is 22,080
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Middle Tennessee State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,637 at Middle Tennessee State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Middle Tennessee State offers 137 major programs through online and on-site education where 11 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate20
Bachelor's Degree783
Post Bachelor's Degree60
Master's Degree407
Post Master's Degree21
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship90

Special Learning Opportunities

Middle Tennessee State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,872)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,000)

Veterans Benefits

Middle Tennessee State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges