Overview

Student Population
7,774
Tennessee State University overview
Location Nashville, Tennessee
Online tnstate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Tennessee State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Tennessee State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. Tennessee State University has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  5,666 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,108 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,684 plus fees of $1,108.


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Admission Requirements
Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tennessee Resident Tuition
$7,684
In State Costs for Tennessee State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,700
Other Fees$1,108
Room and Board $7,806
Budget for Other Expenses$3,700
Total One Year Cost$22,998
Out of State Tuition
$20,404
Out of State Costs for Tennessee State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,700
Other Fees$1,108
Room and Board $7,806
Budget for Other Expenses$3,700
Total One Year Cost$35,718

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
36% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Tennessee State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 25%
Business 15%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 13%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=221838 IPEDS survey data for Tennessee State University.