Tennessee State University
Tennessee State University is one of the ten public 4-year colleges in Tennessee. The campus is located in an urban area, in Nashville.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 8,177 students attend the school. Every year 29% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Tennessee State University's in-state tuition for the 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|
|Number of Students8,177|
|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
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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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Tennessee state board of nursing.