Established in 1912, Tennessee State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Nashville (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tennessee. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Tennessee State University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Tennessee State University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 108 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy This higher education institution has an open admission policy. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Tennessee State University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Tennessee State University|
|Motto||Think, Work, Serve
|Colours||Royal blue and white|
|Address||3500 John A. Merritt Boulevard
|Tel||+1 (615) 963 5000|
|Fax||+1 (615) 963 7412|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Historically Black Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||None, open admission policy|
|Admission Office||3500 John A. Merritt Boulevard
(615) 963 5101
|Control Type||Public State|
|Land Grant Institution||Yes|
|Basic Classification||Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity|
|2000 Classification||Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
Tennessee State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 212,287 physical volumes, 5,751 physical media and 278 licensed digital/electronic databases. Tennessee State University's library has 1 branch.
Tennessee State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 3,745 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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