|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,872 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Middle Tennessee State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 8,538 applications and 5,858 students were granted admission. Middle Tennessee State University is at the #67 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 92% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 2% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||950 to 1160|
|ACT||19 to 25|
Middle Tennessee State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $23,736 and in-state students paid $6,600.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Middle Tennessee State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 49% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,591 (which is 3.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Middle Tennessee State University in 2016-2017, was 1,472, which is 53% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,190 (which is 2.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Middle Tennessee State University has enrolled a total of 22,050 students (16,807 students full-time and 5,243 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 22,050 students, 1,865 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 45% men and 55% women and 19,693 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,357 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,670 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 20%
Non-resident alien: 5%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Middle Tennessee State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||14%||1,643|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||9%||1,007|
|Visual And Performing Arts||6%||688|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||6%||672|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||5%||577|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||433|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||3%||342|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||2%||288|
|Transportation And Materials Moving||2%||262|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Middle Tennessee State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
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