Middle Tennessee State University

Men's MCLA Contact: Jacob Fox
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19,252 Undergrads / 21,631 Students
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$11,964 Net Price
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94% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    NCLL Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
25% / 47%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

In the past, the Raiders have traveled out of state to play Mississippi State, but most road trips are within the state of Tennessee where they play teams like Univerisyt of Tennessee-Chattanooga, Memphis University, and Belmont University.

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1301 East Main Street, Murfreesboro, TN, 37132 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Chattanooga Tennessee Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
  • Greater Memphis Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Huntsville Alabama Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Jackson Tennessee Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • State of Tennessee
  • Nissan Motor Corporation
  • HCA
  • Dell
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Asurion
  • Vanderbilt University
  • State Farm
  • Metro Nashville Public Schools
  • US Army
  • Deloitte
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Community Health Systems
  • Emdeon
  • Schneider Electric
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Support
  • Arts and Design
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Human Resources
  • Engineering
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
480 - 590
500 - 620
1030 - 1230
20 - 27
18 - 25
20 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 8,973 4,160 4,813
% Admitted 94% 93% 94%
% Admits That Enroll 39% 43% 36%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.41
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (15%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (10%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (9%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
    Music Management (5%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (5%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (4%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (4%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (4%)
    Psychology, General (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (3%)
    Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (3%)
    Mass Communication/Media Studies (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$9,070 $25,416
    Books & Supplies$1,260 $1,260
    Cost of Living$8,976 $8,976
    Personal Expenses$4,212 $4,212
    Sticker Price$23,518 $39,364

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    96% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship91%$8,832
    Federal Grants49%$5,316
    Pell Grants48%$4,963
    Other Federal11%$2,216
    State & Local Grants80%$4,786
    Institutional Grants33%$4,911
    Student Loans47%$5,768
    Federal Loans46%$5,106
    Other Loans3%$11,008

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $103 Million $4,768

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,250 $229

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 9.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,499 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,700

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.61 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 25% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 4
    Fondling 2 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 5 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 5 4
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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