Regional Scholars Program

The MTSU Regional Scholars Program allows select non-Tennessee resident students who live within approximately 250 miles to attend MTSU at a reduced rate. 

In order to qualify the student must meet the following requirements:

  • Have a documented permanent residence located in a county within a 250 mile radius of MTSU.

Students who qualify will receive:

  • A reduced tuition rate equal to approximately 44% off the standard out of state rate (instate tuition + roughly $235 per credit hour).
  • Certain students may be eligible for the Academic Common Market Program which offers instate rates. Follow the link for details.

 

Eligible Counties

Regional Scholars Program Area

 

Alabama

Missouri

Arkansas

Mississippi

Georgia

North Carolina

Illinois

Ohio

Indiana

South Carolina

Kentucky

Virginia

  

Who do I contact for more information?

College of Graduate Studies
(for students seeking doctoral, specialists, or master degrees)
André Porter, Coordinator of Enrollment Management
615-494-7667
Andre.Porter@mtsu.edu 

Undergraduate Regional Scholars Program
(for students seeking a bachelor degree)
Undergraduate Admission
615-898-2233
Admissions@mtsu.edu