Tennessee State University

The Tennessee State University is established in and located at Nashville, Tennessee 37209-1561. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 75 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Tennessee State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Tennessee State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship in more than 23 Subject areas as well as 60 specializations.

Contact Details

3500 John A. Merritt Blvd
Nashville, TN 37209-1561
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Tennessee State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 25
Graduate application fee
: $ 25

Admissions & Requirements

Tennessee State University Undergraduate application fees is $25 and Graduate application fees $25. Below table’s shows Tennessee State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.tnstate.edu/admissions/

Applications: www.tnstate.edu/admissions/apply.aspx


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $5,568 $930 $232
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $5,568 $930 $232
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $18,288 $930 $530
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $7,500 $930 $433
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $7,500 $930 $433
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $19,904 $930 $1,015

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $6,310 $6,120 $5,910 $5,760
On campus, other expenses $2,900 $2,900 $2,800 $2,400
Off campus (not with family), room and board $7,900 $7,900 $7,800 $7,700
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,500 $3,500 $3,400 $3,200
Off campus (with family), other expenses $1,000 $1,000 $900 $900


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Ohio Valley Conference
Basketball Ohio Valley Conference
Baseball Ohio Valley Conference
Cross Country/Track Ohio Valley Conference

Tennessee State University Majors with degree levels

The Tennessee State University is up with semester based academics that offer 60 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 42 Majors
  • Master Degree : 24 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 7 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 2 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Tennessee State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Tennessee State University College.