Our campus of over 20,000 students is a welcoming, inspiring mix of green space, historic buildings, and 21st-century facilities and technology. Murfreesboro, just 30 miles from Nashville, is a thriving, mid-sized city in a beautiful, easily accessible location. Middle Tennessee State University has once again been named one of the best places to earn an undergraduate degree in the nation by The Princeton Review, which called it “a go-to choice for those wishing to receive a quality and affordable education.” MTSU has a number of signature programs that compete in the national arena, including accounting, aerospace, recording industry, equine studies, business, and public history. Degrees are offered at the bachelor, master, and doctoral levels. A heightened emphasis on academic quality is central to the 10-year academic master plan.