Middle Tennessee State University

About Middle Tennessee State University

Middle Tennessee State University is a comprehensive university that embraces its role as the destination of choice for Tennessee undergraduates while expanding its reach nationally and internationally through signature programs and select master's and doctoral programs. The University generates, preserves, and disseminates knowledge and innovation and uses scholarship to enhance teaching and public service. The University is committed to preparing students to thrive in their chosen professions and a changing global society.

A major public institution of higher learning, MTSU is a member of the State University and Community College System of Tennessee.


research participant

June 2019 - August 2019 Murfreesboro, TN
“This research gave me a better view about my future. It will definitely help me to make a better decision wether I want to go to a graduate school or go to industry right after undergraduate. Also it taught me a lot of new lessons and those lessons are helping me in the classroom. Another thing I really liked about this REU was that the university paid for everything in addition to my salary while I was there. ”

Chemistry Research Intern

June 2021 - August 2021 Murfreesboro, TN
“I conducted research project in organic chemistry on stable radicals, gained expertise with conceptual nature behind X-ray crystallography, collaborated with faculty and peers through workshops, and learned diverse soft skills to broaden scope of communication ”
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