The spacious, 500-acre campus of Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) features modern buildings existing harmoniously with historic structures. Renovated residence halls, a computerized, state-of-the-art library, a large recreation center, and campus-wide computer access support solid academic programs for more than 23,000 students. Founded in 1911 as one of three state normal schools for teacher training, MTSU is now the oldest and largest public university in Middle Tennessee.
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A brief history
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Additional Information for Students and Parents
Individual help and attention from faculty members is an important aspect of MTSU’s educational philosophy. Murfreesboro is at the geographical center of Tennessee and is only thirty miles from Nashville, the state capitol. Restaurants, shopping centers, and lovely natural areas have attracted business and commerce and contributed to the area’s livability. Visit our local chamber at www.rutherfordchamber.org for more information about life in Mufreesboro, Tennessee.