Middle Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911, Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) is one of the oldest and largest public universities in the state educating over 23,000 students. MTSU is the No. 1 choice of undergraduate students in Tennessee and occupies over 500 acres at the geographic center of the state in Murfreesboro. Nashville, the state capital, is only 30 miles away. In its earliest days, MTSU was a teachers college and still educates more teachers than any university in Tennessee. It has one of the largest Recording Industry programs in the nation, strong reputations in business, aerospace, nursing, and mass communication, and a lasting commitment to the sciences and liberal arts. Take a look at MTSU's profile or MTSU's website.