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East Tennessee State University, founded in 1911 as East Tennessee State Normal School, is a public university. Located in the beautiful southern Appalachian region, it offers a diversified academic program, including many outstanding majors. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Applied Science and Technology, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education, Medicine, Nursing, and Public and Allied Health; and the Schools of Continuing Studies and Graduate Studies. All programs are accredited, and small class size, reasonable costs, a caring and dedicated faculty and excellent facilities make ETSU a university worth considering. Its 360-acre campus is located in Johnson City.

Website: www.etsu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
11,268
Undergraduate
Students
(57.5%) 6,475 Women
(42.5%) 4,793 Men
3,049
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
87% of 8,009 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.40
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
23 average
19-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,728
Out-of-state: $40,406
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,015
Out-of-state: $27,693
Room and Board
$8,038
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Freshman Award
$11,337
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,866
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
601
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
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Campus Life

Johnson City Population
64,528
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bucky the Pirate/Pepper the Parrot
Sororities
5% of women participate
Fraternities
5% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
6.6% Black/African-American
3.0% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
83.7% White
1.2% Unknown
International Students
2.8% from 60 countries
First-Year Students Returning
73.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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