University College

University College Timeline

As MTSU celebrates 100 years, take a glimpse into our past through the timeline below, which charts the milestones and achievements of MTSU's University College.

To view more information on MTSU's centennial celebration, please visit www.mtsu.edu/centennial.

1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010

1970s

1973/1974

  • The Division of Continuing Studies and Public Service began
  • Dr. Jerry McGee - Dean of off-campus classes

1974/1975

  • Dr. Jerry McGee - Dean

1977/1978

  • First mention of Summer School - directed by the Office of Continuing Education

1978/1979

  • Dr. Earl Keese - Dean (1978 to 1985)

1979/1980

  • MTSU Night School started