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#1020 Overall Influence #1328 Desirability Rank

Middle Tennessee State University

Public university located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States

From Wikipedia

Middle Tennessee State University is a public university in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Founded in 1911 as a normal school, the university consists of eight undergraduate colleges as well as a college of graduate studies, together offering more than 300 degree programs through more than 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.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,096

Acceptance

94%

Graduation Rate

51%

Median SAT Score

1135

Median ACT Score

23

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,200

Fees (in-state)

$1,870

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$44,400

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

18K

Under-Grads

17K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1301 East Main Street, Murfreesboro TN 37132

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

30 per 100K

Violent Crime

6 per 100K

What is Middle Tennessee State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#520 World Rank
Business
#355 World Rank
Economics
#574 World Rank
Chemistry
#1179 World Rank
Education
#183 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#764 World Rank
History
#1408 World Rank
Medical
#1241 World Rank
Literature
#1155 World Rank
Political Science
#760 World Rank
Communications
#940 World Rank
Philosophy
#1663 World Rank
Biology
#2341 World Rank
Engineering
#1489 World Rank
Computer Science
#1297 World Rank
Mathematics
#1176 World Rank
Psychology
#350 World Rank
Social Work
#611 World Rank
Anthropology
#2021 World Rank
Physics
#2479 World Rank
Religious Studies
#934 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1913 World Rank
Nursing
#1788 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1098 World Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are Middle Tennessee State University's Most influential alumni?

Middle Tennessee State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Social Work, and Economics

Joe S. Carr

Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives

Alex Suber

Canadian football player

Ben Hurt

American football coach

Henry Murray

Playwright

Rupert Smith

Rupert Smith

American football player

Houston Fancher

Houston Fancher

American basketball player-coach

Lew Jetton

American musician

David Little

American football player

Stanley Rogers

American politician

Reggie Grisham

American hornist

Sam Whitson

American politician

David P. Sartor

American composer