Tennessee State University
Nashville, TN 37209
Tennessee State University is one of the 10 public 4-year colleges in Tennessee. Its campus is medium in size and located in Nashville. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
Every year 29% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Tennessee State University's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $6,726, and fees were $1,050. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $20,082 and $1,050 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge City|
|Student to Faculty Ratio18:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1946 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1975 - Current
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program|
03/01/1997 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program|
04/01/1983 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$267/credit|
|In State Students||$267/credit|
|Out of State Students||$863/credit|
|In District Students||$498/credit|
|In State Students||$498/credit|
|Out of State Students||$1,080/credit|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of Tennessee State University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||12%||$2,885|
|State Grant & Scholarships||34%||$3,664|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||39%||$6,609|
|Federal Student Loans||78%||$6,340|
$10,325Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$10,622|
|$30,001 to $48,000$10,469|
|$48,001 to $75,000$11,697|
|$75,001 to $110,000$15,175|
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These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for ...
This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and ...
This program is designed to encourage Tennessee residents who are registered nurses to become teachers and administrators in Tennessee nursing education programs.The applicant must be a ...
Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or adult student who will be or currently is enrolled at an accredited, not-for-profit nursing program. Applicant must be from one of the ...
Applicant must be a graduating senior from Tennessee High School in Bristol, TN; Virginia High School, and John S. Battle High School, both in Bristol, VA; Sullivan Central High School in ...
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Tennessee state board of nursing.