Middle Tennessee State University is a public university in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. It was founded as a land grant college on January 8, 1805 but didn't open until January 30, 1912. Today it offers over 100 undergraduate majors and 60 graduate degrees.
The most popular majors at MTSU are business administration, healthcare professions and related programs, biology/biological sciences (BS), criminal justice/law enforcement administration (BS), psychology (BA), elementary education/early childhood education (BA) and health professions and related programs (BS).
MTSU is ranked as a top university in the South and one of the best universities in the nation for veterans. Its strengths include public speaking/debate, radio/television production and education.
The student body at MTSU is made up of over 29,000 students and includes more than 3,000 international students from more than 70 countries. It has an average class size of 25 students and a student-to-teacher ratio of 20:1.
If you decide not live on campus and instead rent an apartment off-campus with roommates, keep in mind that Nashville is one of America's fastest growing cities so there will be plenty of options available for you! There are several neighborhoods within 20 minutes driving time from MTSU where rental prices range depending on what kind of amenities come along with each unit