2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 11,244 students have applied and 7,646 students have allowed to admit to Middle Tennessee State University (Acceptance rate: 68.00%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 36.01 % where 2,753 students have finally enrolled out of 7,646 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is lower (tighter to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Tennessee.
The yield of the school is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Tennessee.
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to Middle Tennessee State University

Admissionwww.mtsu.edu/admissn/
Online Applicationwww.mtsu.edu/applynow/
Financial Aidwww.mtsu.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.mtsu.edu/financialaid/npcalc/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.mtsu.edu/military/process.php
Athleticwww.mtsu.edu/information
Disability Servicewww.mtsu.edu/dac/index.php

Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average SAT score is 1,110 and the average ACT score is 23 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Middle Tennessee State University1,11023
All U.S. Colleges1,12368
Public, 4-Years Colleges1,11267
4-Years Colleges1,12468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Tennessee1,12770

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

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At Middle Tennessee State University, 194 students submitted SAT scores (7% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,110 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Tennessee. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing510620
Mathematics500590
Total1,0101,210
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)
At Middle Tennessee State University, 2,522 students submitted ACT scores (92% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 23 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Tennessee. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Composite1926
English1927
Mathematics1725

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Middle Tennessee State University. The school requires 2 items to submit - Secondary school GPA and Secondary school record and 1 items are recommended to submit - Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Middle Tennessee State University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Considered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended