East Tennessee State University: Statistics

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#250 of 2,523In the United States
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
86%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
24
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
11,153
Graduates
3,038
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
etsu.edu

East Tennessee State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate86%87%85%
Applicants7,7042,8334,862
Admissions6,6202,4784,136
Freshmen enrolled full time1,7727371,030
Freshmen enrolled part time14104

5,716 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,270 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
280 or 16%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1180
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in East Tennessee State University are 970-1180 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,676 or 94%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in East Tennessee State University are 20-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White11453 (81%)
Black or African American888 (6%)
Two or more races514 (4%)
Nonresident Alien402 (3%)
Hispanic395 (3%)
Asian257 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown249 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native12 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander9 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,711
Students receiving aid
95%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$7,340$8,640
Tuition in-state$7,340$8,640
Tuition out-of-state$25,487$23,760
Fee in-district$1,919$1,919
Fee in-state$1,919$1,919
Fee out-of-state$1,919$1,919

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,900
Combined charge for room and board$8,242

East Tennessee State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse335114
Business Administration and Management, General16352
Social Work8454
Psychology, General12466
Accounting10029
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies1044
Public Health, General44621
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General105
Biology & Biological Sciences, General8118
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration907
Mass Communication & Media Studies7818
Pharmacy2174
Engineering Technology, General6822
Computer and Information Sciences, General7911
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels6422
Marketing & Marketing Management, General81
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other721
Human Services, General5021
Medicine60
Finance, General59
English Language and Literature, General4810
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management3322
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist49
History, General369
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer45
Educational Leadership and Administration, General2023
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects40
Chemistry, General2612
Physical Therapy & Therapist35
Mathematics, General1814
Child Development31
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist31
Art & Art Studies, General272
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist27
Political Science and Government, General27
Early Childhood Education and Teaching224
Sociology204
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services24
General Studies211
Special Education and Teaching, General166
Kinesiology and Exercise Science165
Business & Managerial Economics20
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General20
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing20
Anthropology19
Geology & Earth Science, General107
Dietetics & Dietitian17
Graphic Design16
Music, General14
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management12
Elementary Education and Teaching12
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General11
Rhetoric and Composition10
Clinical Nutrition & Nutritionist10
Audiology & Audiologist10
Organizational Leadership10
Environmental Health621
Musicology and Ethnomusicology9
E-Commerce & Electronic Commerce9
Biomedical Sciences, General9
Educational & Instructional Technology9
Secondary Education and Teaching8
Surveying Technology & Surveying7
Philosophy5
Physics, General4
International Relations and Affairs4
Economics, General4
Interior Design4
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)4
Reading Teacher Education4
Communication, General4
Women's Studies3
Nursing Science2
Grand Total2,449715260
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%42%55%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

Publications & Citations

Publications
13,101
Citations
228,561

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
4,229 / 84,262
Chemistry
2,825 / 45,299
Engineering
2,734 / 38,242
Physics
2,607 / 39,227
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,414 / 29,943
Materials Science
2,195 / 30,028
Biology
1,950 / 57,265
Psychology
1,809 / 40,470
Business
875 / 18,190
Computer Science
731 / 16,882
Environmental Science
637 / 13,198
Health Science
565 / 7,411
Mathematics
523 / 5,638
Demography
497 / 11,554
Political Science
477 / 1,813
Clinical Psychology
367 / 8,819
Social Psychology
363 / 9,972
Art & Design
362 / 2,600
Public Health
359 / 7,636
Child Psychology
343 / 9,340
Economics
321 / 3,787
Surgery
318 / 7,163
Education Majors
317 / 1,958
Math Teachers
313 / 1,674
Biochemistry
306 / 11,126
Psychiatry
286 / 7,349
Nursing
281 / 4,208
Sociology
266 / 2,242
Healthcare Management (MHA)
253 / 4,139
Ecology
249 / 5,937
Family medicine
249 / 2,912
Oncology and Cancer research
244 / 6,427
Astrophysics and Astronomy
242 / 6,043
Physical Therapy
240 / 5,657
Electronic Engineering
237 / 4,136
Optical Engineering
237 / 3,277
Immunology
219 / 9,762
Cardiology
214 / 4,132
Gerontology
202 / 3,834
Pharmacology
198 / 5,861

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990144885
1991155914
1992170988
19931701189
19941831206
19952691401
19962521825
19972662157
19982162624
19992592929
20002593345
20012884225
20023014320
20033284633
20043454979
20053725205
20063596223
20074376907
20084197806
20094018941
20104579370
201157111084
201255512255
201368113393
201465214228
201563414314
201661413695
201760013444
201850812068
201952213378
202059017291

East Tennessee State University alumni

  1. Kenny Chesney

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    Kenny Chesney
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    songwriter
    Biography

    Kenneth Arnold Chesney is an American country music singer, songwriter, guitarist, musician, and record producer. He has recorded more than 20 albums and has produced more than 40 Top 10 singles on the US Billboard Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts, 32 of which have reached number one. Many of these have also charted within the Top 40 of the US Billboard Hot 100, making him one of the most successful crossover country artists. He has sold over 30 million albums worldwide.

  2. Timothy Busfield

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    Timothy Busfield
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    film producertelevision actorfilm actorfilm directortelevision director
    Biography

    Timothy Busfield is an American actor and director. He has played Elliot Weston on the television series thirtysomething; Mark, the brother-in-law of Ray Kinsella (Kevin Costner), in Field of Dreams; and Danny Concannon on the television series The West Wing. In 1991 he received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for thirtysomething. He is also the founder of the 501(c)(3) non-profit Arts organization, Theatre for Children, Inc.

  3. Steven M. Greer

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    Steven M. Greer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    ufologistphysician
    Biography

    Steven Macon Greer is an American ufologist who founded the Center for the Study of Extraterrestrial Intelligence (CSETI) and the Disclosure Project, which seeks the disclosure of alleged classified UFO information.

  4. Abraham Verghese

    Photo
    Abraham Verghese
    Born in
    Ethiopia Flag Ethiopia
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    writeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Abraham Verghese is an American physician, author, Professor for the Theory and Practice of Medicine at Stanford University Medical School and Senior Associate Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine. He is also the author of three best-selling books, two memoirs and a novel. In 2011, he was elected to be a member of the Institute of Medicine. He received the National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama in 2015.

General info

Alternative namesETSU
Founded1911
MottoGraduation Begins Today
Colorsnavy blue, old gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff2,540
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address1276 Gilbreath Drive
Johnson City, Tennessee, 37614
United States
City population66,000
Phone4234391000
Fax+1 (423) 439 5710

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