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Here’s the basic information about Tennessee State University at a glance. Be sure to check out the TSU Parent and Family Guide below as well!
Name:Tennessee State University
Address:3500 John A. Merritt Blvd
NashvilleTN, 37209-1561
Phone Number:(615) 963-5111
Awards:Associates Degree, Bachelor's Degree, Post-baccalaureate Certificate, Master's Degree, Post-Master's Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Campus Setting:City
Campus Housing:Yes
Student Population:9027
Faculty Ratio:19 to 1

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  • Toxic Friendship: When it’s Time for Parents to Step in
    My teenage son has always been a pretty good child– not perfect by any means, but he was always someone who followed the rules and seemed afraid of what might happen if he broke them. He’s never been a risk taker and so when the subject of drugs and alcohol came up a few years […]
  • With College Choice, it’s All About Them and Not About Us
    Today, as I watched my high school senior walk into school wearing the hoodie of my alma mater’s athletic bitter rival, all I could think about was Sandra Bullock’s “Blind Side” portrayal of Leigh Anne Tuohy, telling her football-star son, Michael Oher, that if he went to Tennessee instead of her beloved Ole Miss, she […]
  • Great Big World: How to Nurture Your Kid’s Interest in Global Affairs
    It’s never too early to become a global citizen and start doing what you can to make the world a better place. If you’re worried about nurturing your child’s interest in global affairs because you’re afraid they’ll rush off to a Bangladeshi refugee camp, I empathize. At one point, I was in eastern Congo on […]
  • What Your Kids are REALLY Saying: 36 Popular Expressions
    We live with them. We take care of them. We love them to distraction, but we are often completely in the dark about what exactly they are saying. Here are thirty-six words and phrases that you’ve heard, but haven’t quite figured out yet. Parents Guide to Their Kids’ Favorite Expressions 1. THICC(QQ) Looking good in […]

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  • New superintendent's contract up for a vote Monday
    A 1987 Johnson County High School honors graduate with a 1991 bachelor's degree from Milligan College, Moorhouse earned a master of arts in teaching from East Tennessee State University in 1992 and a doctorate in educational leadership from ETSU in 2002. He will be the second former ...
  • What I'm Reading: 'The Teenage Brain'
    ... development ought to inform the expectations we have of students — both inside and outside of the classroom — and should influence the way we design courses and student-support systems. Ryan Korstange is an assistant professor in university studies at Middle Tennessee State University.
  • ETSU professor reads over 100 books for the Alex Book Award
    For any book lover out there, Dr. Renee Lyons of East Tennessee State University, is the epitome of goals. Renee Lyons. Lyons, who is the coordinator for the ETSU school library media program and an assistant professor of Curriculum and Instruction in the Clemmer College of Education, has spent the ...


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