Freshmen Under 21

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Get ready to transform yourself and the world. With students from 46 states and 45 countries you will experience the global issues and technology that will shape our daily lives far into the future. Tennessee State University is known for programs that connect students to real employer needs in engineering, agribusiness, health sciences, and more. So apply now and join the Big Blue Experience!




  Admission Requirements

Tennessee and Non-Tennessee Residents: 2.50 cumulative weighted GPA and 19 ACT/900 SAT (Verbal and Math Scores only)
Guaranteed Admission:  3.20 cumulative weighted GPA 
******ACT or SAT Test Scores are required for all first time freshmen under 21******
Distribution of College Preparatory courses such as:  1 Unit of US History

The following information should be forwarded to: Office of Admissions, 3500 John A. Merritt Blvd, Nashville, TN 37209

  • Application and $25.00 Application Processing Fee (Check or money order)
  • Official High School transcript
  • ACT/SAT Test Scores


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