School Overview

East Tennessee State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Johnson City, Tennessee. ETSU ranked 265th in National Universities and 21st in Tennessee Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 13,713 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. ETSU's acceptance rate is 87.40% last year (undergraduate school).
East Tennessee State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1276 Gilbreath Drive, Johnson City, TN 37614
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of East Tennessee State University is 87.40% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.80%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $55 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate87.40 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.80 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

ETSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,438 for Tennessee residents and $12,740 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $10,736 for Tennessee residents and $25,856 for out-of-students.
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,438$12,740
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,736$25,856
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 13,713 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,026 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. ETSU has 10,705 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,008 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students13,713
Undergraduate Students10,705
Graduate Students3,008
Online Enrollment2,026

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs150 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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Academic/career counseling service
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Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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